The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Data Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Consultant
England / South East
Rank 211 237 240
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 25 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
Median daily rate £500 £463 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +14.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £565 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £456
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £70.00 - £17.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - £17.22

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7134 8104 8982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.66% 94.43% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 4931 4801
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 383 421
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +25 14 £463 -3.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £688 +27.90%
Hampshire - 3 - -
Middlesex +6 2 - -
Oxfordshire -7 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (45.00%) Migration
2 15 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) ETL
6 10 (25.00%) ERP
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (17.50%) CRM
8 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
9 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.00%) Big Data
10 5 (12.50%) HBase
10 5 (12.50%) IaaS
10 5 (12.50%) HDFS
10 5 (12.50%) Complex ETL
10 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (12.50%) SAP
10 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
10 5 (12.50%) PaaS
11 4 (10.00%) QA

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Maximo
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.50%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) IaaS
2 5 (12.50%) PaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Big Data
5 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
6 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.50%) HBase
7 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (5.00%) DataStax
8 2 (5.00%) MySQL
8 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.50%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.50%) Legal
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Migration
2 15 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 11 (27.50%) ETL
4 10 (25.00%) ERP
5 7 (17.50%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (12.50%) Complex ETL
7 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) Data Management
9 3 (7.50%) Analytics
9 3 (7.50%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.50%) MapReduce
9 3 (7.50%) Presales
9 3 (7.50%) Service Design
10 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
10 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Scala
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) R
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) SAP
3 4 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Symantec
5 2 (5.00%) Epicor
5 2 (5.00%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) Splunk
5 2 (5.00%) Talend
6 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.50%) Maconomy
6 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.50%) Tableau