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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Consultant
England / South East
Rank 220 240 236
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 21 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 20
Median daily rate £481 £525 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
6675 7841 8696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.32% 94.22% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3855 4600 4711
Median daily rate £401 £392 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 408 427
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 January 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 January 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 +13 10 £481 -6.09%
Hampshire - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £875 +45.83%
Middlesex +5 3 £450 -
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 January 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 23 (47.92%) Migration
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) Data Migration
3 15 (31.25%) ETL
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 14 (29.17%) SAP
5 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 9 (18.75%) Big Data
6 8 (16.67%) Data Quality
6 8 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 8 (16.67%) ERP
7 7 (14.58%) Data Conversion
7 7 (14.58%) LSMW
7 7 (14.58%) Apache Hive
8 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 6 (12.50%) HBase
8 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 6 (12.50%) Validation
8 6 (12.50%) Data Extraction
8 6 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle
8 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (10.42%) BAPI
9 5 (10.42%) Java
9 5 (10.42%) SAP FI
9 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008

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 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) SAP FI
2 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.17%) Maximo
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.08%) SAP APO
4 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.08%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) IaaS
2 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) Big Data
2 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 8 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.58%) Apache Hive
5 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (12.50%) HBase
5 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.17%) DataStax
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.17%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) LSMW
2 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Legal
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) BAPI
2 2 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Data Conversion
2 6 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) AS400
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Migration
2 19 (39.58%) Data Migration
3 15 (31.25%) ETL
4 8 (16.67%) ERP
5 6 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (12.50%) Validation
6 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) CRM
7 4 (8.33%) Data Management
7 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) MapReduce
8 3 (6.25%) Complex ETL
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.25%) Data Governance
8 3 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.25%) Presales
8 3 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.17%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) R
5 2 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) GxP
3 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.08%) Oozie
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Cloudera
4 3 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (4.17%) Informatica
5 2 (4.17%) Splunk
5 2 (4.17%) Talend
6 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (2.08%) Epicor
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.08%) Tableau