The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 75 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.30% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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
633 620 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.91% 94.51% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 406 197
Median daily rate £370 £376 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.86 £10.00 £9.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.12 £21.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

Technical 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware