The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 39 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 27 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.77% 6.43% 5.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 7.26% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 8
Average daily rate
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£373 £500 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.50% +47.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £365 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £580 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.17 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -50.84%
Consultant
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
500 124 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.34% 88.57% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 73 116
Average daily rate £390 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.09% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £18.90 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
3 12 (25.53%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (19.15%) Java
5 9 (19.15%) SAP
5 9 (19.15%) ITIL
5 9 (19.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) UNIX
6 7 (14.89%) Windows
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
7 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
7 6 (12.77%) JUnit
7 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.77%) RSpec
7 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
7 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
7 6 (12.77%) Selenium
7 6 (12.77%) Web Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
7 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
7 6 (12.77%) Automation Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (10.64%) HP
8 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (6.38%) AquaLogic
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) Documentum
3 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (6.38%) SAP SD
4 3 (6.38%) SAP R/3
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (4.26%) SAP APO
6 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
6 1 (2.13%) PRMS
6 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.13%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.13%) Junos
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
1 6 (12.77%) RSpec
1 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
1 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.77%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) PVCS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
1 3 (6.38%) SailPoint
2 2 (4.26%) Java EE
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XSLT
3 1 (2.13%) JMS
3 1 (2.13%) JDBC
3 1 (2.13%) Spring
3 1 (2.13%) JNDI
3 1 (2.13%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Statistics
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) AS400
3 1 (2.13%) Handset
3 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) UNIX
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
3 6 (12.77%) Web Testing
3 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
3 6 (12.77%) Automation Testing
4 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
5 4 (8.51%) Workflow
5 4 (8.51%) CRM
5 4 (8.51%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
6 3 (6.38%) SOA
6 3 (6.38%) Network Management
6 3 (6.38%) High Availability
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.38%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.26%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.26%) ABAP
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) Korn
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (2.13%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.13%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) RPG
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PMP
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) OpenView
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Netcool
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.13%) MIIS
2 1 (2.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) HP
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) Informatica
7 2 (4.26%) Splunk
7 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.13%) McAfee
8 1 (2.13%) NEC
8 1 (2.13%) VMware
8 1 (2.13%) Polycom
8 1 (2.13%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
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