The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newport region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 17 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 3.95% 1.25% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 1.28% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £375 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.25%
Consultant
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 156 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 98.68% 97.50% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 122 76
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £516 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Newport region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Newport region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Newport region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware