The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Data Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 144 145 130
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 13 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
Median daily rate £530 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £474 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.54% +5.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.00
Data 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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2959 3903 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.07% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2331 1831
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 189 181
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 10 £530 +13.36% 3
Cheshire +15 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £663 -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Data 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 North West region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (50.00%) SAP
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 9 (40.91%) Data Quality
4 8 (36.36%) ETL
4 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Informatica
7 3 (13.64%) DB2
7 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (13.64%) Billing
7 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
7 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
8 2 (9.09%) Big Data
8 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (9.09%) F#

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
1 3 (13.64%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.55%) DTS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Billing
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Data Conversion
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) HPUX
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
6 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) F#
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Informatica
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Tableau
5 1 (4.55%) Talend