The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 102 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £500 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.75% +16.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £474 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +9.75%
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
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1744 1339 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.94% 95.78% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 783 576
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 51
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Consultant across the Manchester region.

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 7 (63.64%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
4 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) OAuth
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) SAML
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OAuth
1 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 7 (63.64%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
4 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Sun