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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 63 43 20
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 50 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.11% 3.56% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 3.77% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 9
Median daily rate £375 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £274 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
- +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
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
1082 636 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.83% 94.36% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 407 212
Median daily rate £325 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 46 25
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 July 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 July 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 43 (55.13%) Security Cleared
2 36 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 27 (34.62%) Linux
4 22 (28.21%) Windows
5 19 (24.36%) ITIL
6 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
7 15 (19.23%) LDAP
7 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (17.95%) OAuth2
8 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
8 14 (17.95%) OAuth
8 14 (17.95%) OpenID
8 14 (17.95%) Banking
9 13 (16.67%) Oracle
10 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 12 (15.38%) DNS
10 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (14.10%) TIBCO
11 11 (14.10%) WebLogic
11 11 (14.10%) Java
11 11 (14.10%) Spring
11 11 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (12.82%) Office 365
12 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.82%) Unix
12 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
13 9 (11.54%) SAP
13 9 (11.54%) SQL
13 9 (11.54%) Content Management

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 (14.10%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.97%) Skype for Business
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (6.41%) Apache
6 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
6 5 (6.41%) Drupal
6 5 (6.41%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.28%) Documentum
9 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle iSupplier
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) LDAP
2 12 (15.38%) DNS
3 7 (8.97%) SAN
3 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.69%) DHCP
5 5 (6.41%) Intranet
5 5 (6.41%) Skype
6 4 (5.13%) WAN
7 3 (3.85%) Firewall
7 3 (3.85%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.56%) HTTP
8 2 (2.56%) SSL
9 1 (1.28%) 3G
9 1 (1.28%) LAN
9 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) DB2
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.28%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) ERwin
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.95%) Banking
2 9 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) OAuth
1 14 (17.95%) OAuth2
1 14 (17.95%) OpenID
2 11 (14.10%) Spring
3 3 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.13%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.85%) AS400
4 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) PKI
4 3 (3.85%) Tandem
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Linux
2 22 (28.21%) Windows
3 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (12.82%) Unix
5 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.41%) Android
8 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.28%) HPUX
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) ITIL
2 9 (11.54%) Content Management
2 9 (11.54%) Integration Testing
2 9 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 7 (8.97%) Open Source
4 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 6 (7.69%) Workflow
5 5 (6.41%) Regression Testing
5 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.41%) Validation
6 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.13%) ITSM
6 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.13%) Project Management
6 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.13%) Software Delivery
7 3 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.85%) Network Management
7 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) Java
2 9 (11.54%) SQL
3 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.41%) Perl
4 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.85%) C-shell
5 3 (3.85%) Korn
6 2 (2.56%) VB
6 2 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (55.13%) Security Cleared
2 36 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (10.26%) Degree
4 8 (10.26%) MCSE
5 6 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.85%) CCNA
6 3 (3.85%) CCNP
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.85%) MCDBA
6 3 (3.85%) MCP
7 1 (1.28%) AAT
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) Samba
4 2 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (1.28%) Brightmail
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.28%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (3.85%) OpenView
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
2 3 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.56%) MOM
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.56%) WSUS
3 2 (2.56%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle
3 11 (14.10%) TIBCO
4 9 (11.54%) SAP
5 8 (10.26%) HP
6 6 (7.69%) ArcSight
7 4 (5.13%) Citrix
7 4 (5.13%) Trend Micro
8 3 (3.85%) VMware
9 2 (2.56%) BMC
9 2 (2.56%) CA
9 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.28%) Apple
10 1 (1.28%) AppSense
10 1 (1.28%) Informatica
10 1 (1.28%) IronPort
10 1 (1.28%) Remedy
10 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.28%) Splunk
10 1 (1.28%) ThinPrint