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 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 40 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 16 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.32% 5.03% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 5.73% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Average daily rate £325 £513 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% +65.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £374 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £550 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
448 157 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.95% 87.71% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 61 111
Average daily rate £282 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) JUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (14.81%) Scrum
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) Web Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
2 4 (14.81%) RSpec
2 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
2 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
3 3 (11.11%) CRM
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Drupal
1 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) CTI
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
1 4 (14.81%) RSpec
1 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
1 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.81%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) MSI
2 1 (3.70%) LSMW
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Open Source
1 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
1 1 (3.70%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Scrum
1 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) Web Testing
1 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
1 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
2 3 (11.11%) CRM
2 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) User Stories
4 1 (3.70%) CMMI
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) Jython
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) NCDA
1 1 (3.70%) NCIE
1 1 (3.70%) VCAP
1 1 (3.70%) CCEE
1 1 (3.70%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
1 1 (3.70%) XenServer
1 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Lagan
2 2 (7.41%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) Northgate
3 1 (3.70%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) Novell
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) KANA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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