The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 80 58 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 31 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.72% 2.77% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.93% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 16
Median daily rate £406 £458 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.20% +40.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £318 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £573 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.85%
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
1051 752 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.19% 94.59% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 510 284
Median daily rate £373 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 27
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.77 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +61.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.18 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 46 (54.12%) Security Cleared
2 38 (44.71%) SC Cleared
3 27 (31.76%) Linux
4 25 (29.41%) Windows
5 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
6 19 (22.35%) ITIL
7 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
8 17 (20.00%) DNS
8 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (18.82%) LDAP
10 14 (16.47%) Banking
10 14 (16.47%) OAuth
10 14 (16.47%) OpenID
10 14 (16.47%) OAuth2
11 13 (15.29%) Oracle
11 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
12 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (12.94%) Spring
13 11 (12.94%) WebLogic
13 11 (12.94%) Java
13 11 (12.94%) SQL
13 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
13 11 (12.94%) TIBCO
14 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (11.76%) SAP
14 10 (11.76%) Content Management
14 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
1 11 (12.94%) WebLogic
2 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.41%) Skype for Business
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (7.06%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (5.88%) Apache
6 5 (5.88%) Apache Solr
6 5 (5.88%) Drupal
6 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.18%) Documentum
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.18%) IIS
8 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.18%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.18%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) DNS
2 16 (18.82%) LDAP
3 8 (9.41%) SAN
4 7 (8.24%) DHCP
5 6 (7.06%) Skype
5 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.88%) Intranet
7 4 (4.71%) Firewall
7 4 (4.71%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.71%) WAN
8 2 (2.35%) NAS
9 1 (1.18%) Avaya Modular Messaging
9 1 (1.18%) HTTP
9 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.18%) LAN
9 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.18%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.35%) DB2
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.18%) Maven
1 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.47%) Banking
2 9 (10.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) OAuth
1 14 (16.47%) OAuth2
1 14 (16.47%) OpenID
2 11 (12.94%) Spring
3 3 (3.53%) Middleware
4 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.88%) PKI
4 4 (4.71%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.53%) User Experience
6 2 (2.35%) AS400
6 2 (2.35%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Tandem
7 1 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Linux
2 25 (29.41%) Windows
3 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (10.59%) Unix
8 7 (8.24%) Android
8 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Content Management
3 9 (10.59%) Integration Testing
3 9 (10.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 7 (8.24%) Regression Testing
4 7 (8.24%) Workflow
5 6 (7.06%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.06%) Open Source
5 6 (7.06%) Validation
6 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.71%) ITSM
7 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.71%) Project Management
8 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.53%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) Java
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.88%) Perl
3 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.53%) C-shell
4 3 (3.53%) Korn
5 2 (2.35%) VB
5 2 (2.35%) VBScript
6 1 (1.18%) C#
6 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.18%) Jython
6 1 (1.18%) Python
6 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (54.12%) Security Cleared
2 38 (44.71%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.41%) Degree
4 8 (9.41%) MCSE
5 7 (8.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.53%) MCP
7 2 (2.35%) CCNA
7 2 (2.35%) CCNP
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.35%) CISM
7 2 (2.35%) CISSP
7 2 (2.35%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.18%) AAT
8 1 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) Samba
4 1 (1.18%) Brightmail
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
4 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (3.53%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Afaria
2 3 (3.53%) WSUS
2 3 (3.53%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.35%) MOM
3 2 (2.35%) OpenView
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.18%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.18%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) TIBCO
4 10 (11.76%) SAP
5 9 (10.59%) HP
6 5 (5.88%) ArcSight
6 5 (5.88%) Trend Micro
7 4 (4.71%) Citrix
8 3 (3.53%) BMC
8 3 (3.53%) CA
8 3 (3.53%) VMware
9 2 (2.35%) Apple
9 2 (2.35%) Dell
9 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.18%) Avaya
10 1 (1.18%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.18%) IronPort
10 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.18%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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