The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 29 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 36 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.68% 5.42% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 5.79% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 19
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £209 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
712 622 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.59% 93.67% 90.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 391 111
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 12 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.39 £20.00 £38.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -2 14 £390 +15.55% 10
Durham +1 10 £425 -5.55%
Teesside - 4 £500 -
Northumberland - 1 £413 -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 35 (42.68%) SAP
2 15 (18.29%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.41%) Oracle
4 11 (13.41%) SAP FI
5 10 (12.20%) SAP CO
5 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.98%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
6 9 (10.98%) ABAP
7 8 (9.76%) Cisco
7 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (9.76%) GIS
7 8 (9.76%) Data Structures
8 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
8 7 (8.54%) MapBasic
8 7 (8.54%) General Ledger
8 7 (8.54%) Mapinfo
9 6 (7.32%) SAP SD
9 6 (7.32%) EMC
9 6 (7.32%) SQL
9 6 (7.32%) Logistics
9 6 (7.32%) Cash Management
10 5 (6.10%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (6.10%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (6.10%) Java
11 4 (4.88%) Informatica
11 4 (4.88%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.44%) JBoss
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) SAP FI
2 10 (12.20%) SAP CO
3 9 (10.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (7.32%) SAP SD
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (4.88%) SAP PM
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (3.66%) SAP CS
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (3.66%) SAP GTS
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (3.66%) SAP SM
7 3 (3.66%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) LDAP
2 2 (2.44%) LAN
2 2 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.22%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.22%) JRules
3 1 (1.22%) CAML
3 1 (1.22%) WCF
3 1 (1.22%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (1.22%) jBPM
3 1 (1.22%) XSD
3 1 (1.22%) XSLT
3 1 (1.22%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) J2EE
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) GIS
1 8 (9.76%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Psychology
3 2 (2.44%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.44%) Open Source
3 2 (2.44%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.22%) HP Superdome
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) UNIX
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (1.22%) VME
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) HPUX
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
2 6 (7.32%) Logistics
2 6 (7.32%) Cash Management
3 4 (4.88%) Migration
3 4 (4.88%) ETL
3 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (4.88%) Integration Testing
3 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
4 3 (3.66%) Regression Testing
5 2 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.44%) E-business
5 2 (2.44%) Workflow
5 2 (2.44%) CRM
5 2 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.44%) Market Research
5 2 (2.44%) System Testing
5 2 (2.44%) Usability Testing
5 2 (2.44%) Business Analysis
5 2 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.22%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) ABAP
2 7 (8.54%) MapBasic
3 6 (7.32%) SQL
4 5 (6.10%) Java
5 3 (3.66%) Python
6 2 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (2.44%) Ruby
6 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) CCNP
4 1 (1.22%) CCNA
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) GxP
2 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) SRDF
2 2 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) iptables
3 1 (1.22%) KVM
3 1 (1.22%) Xen
3 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.22%) OpenView
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (42.68%) SAP
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.41%) Oracle
4 8 (9.76%) Cisco
5 7 (8.54%) Mapinfo
6 6 (7.32%) EMC
7 4 (4.88%) Informatica
7 4 (4.88%) IBM
8 3 (3.66%) Brocade
9 2 (2.44%) NetApp
9 2 (2.44%) VMware
9 2 (2.44%) Sybase
9 2 (2.44%) HP
9 2 (2.44%) Citrix
10 1 (1.22%) ICL
10 1 (1.22%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) Cerner
10 1 (1.22%) Lotus
10 1 (1.22%) Remedy
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