The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 59 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-23.46% -
Data Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 687 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.27% 94.37% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 356 355
Average daily rate £420 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 26
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Consultant in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Consultant across the Hertfordshire region.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Data Consultant
East of England

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Data Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) MDX
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) OpenView
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Data Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) OLAP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
1 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade