The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 19 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 23 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.41% 5.39% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 5.81% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £475 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +75.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £410 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 155 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.76% 92.81% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 67 154
Average daily rate £355 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £252 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 12
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -44.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £17.19 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
Tyne and Wear

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
3 10 (24.39%) JUnit
3 10 (24.39%) Selenium
3 10 (24.39%) Web Testing
3 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
3 10 (24.39%) RSpec
3 10 (24.39%) WebDriver
3 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
3 10 (24.39%) Automation Testing
3 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) Finance
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (14.63%) CRM
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (12.20%) Windows
7 5 (12.20%) SAP
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.76%) UNIX
8 4 (9.76%) Linux
8 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
8 4 (9.76%) Java
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (7.32%) Project Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) Documentum
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (4.88%) SAP R/3
3 2 (4.88%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.44%) SAP APO
4 1 (2.44%) PRMS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Taleo
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) JUnit
1 10 (24.39%) Selenium
1 10 (24.39%) RSpec
1 10 (24.39%) WebDriver
1 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
1 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) PVCS
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
2 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.44%) CSS3
2 1 (2.44%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.44%) HTML5
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Statistics
2 1 (2.44%) AS400
2 1 (2.44%) iSeries
2 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) HPUX
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
2 10 (24.39%) Web Testing
2 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
2 10 (24.39%) Automation Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 6 (14.63%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.44%) ETL
8 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.44%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) COBOL
3 1 (2.44%) RPG
3 1 (2.44%) ABAP
3 1 (2.44%) Ruby
3 1 (2.44%) RPG/400
3 1 (2.44%) RPG IV
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) NFS
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
1 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) F5
4 2 (4.88%) Lagan
4 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.44%) Northgate
5 1 (2.44%) KANA
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