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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 81 70 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.33% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.35% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 - -
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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
1239 1150 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.02% 94.26% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 590 637
Average daily rate £330 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 93 108
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.50 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Business Objects

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sage