The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 83 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £150 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.05
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1308 925 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.83% 94.20% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 419 640
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 89 83
Average hourly rate £14.54 £17.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% -1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Data Consultant
North West

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 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) ABAP
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) LSMW
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo
3 1 (16.67%) EAM
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) LSMW
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) EAM
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP