The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 235 224 226
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 15 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 9
Average daily rate £488 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £370 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.05
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 6 £475 - 1
Hampshire +5 3 £365 -2.66% 1
Oxfordshire 0 3 £675 -
Surrey - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 23 (56.10%) Migration
2 21 (51.22%) Data Migration
3 16 (39.02%) Informatica
4 15 (36.59%) ETL
5 14 (34.15%) SAP
6 12 (29.27%) LSMW
7 10 (24.39%) SQL
8 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle
10 7 (17.07%) CRM
10 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.63%) Cognos
11 6 (14.63%) SAP CRM
12 5 (12.20%) Validation
12 5 (12.20%) SAP FI
12 5 (12.20%) SAP SD
12 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (9.76%) SAP MM
13 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
13 4 (9.76%) BAPI
13 4 (9.76%) ERP
13 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
13 4 (9.76%) SAP ERP
13 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
13 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (7.32%) Analytics
14 3 (7.32%) Data Mapping
14 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) SAP CRM
2 5 (12.20%) SAP FI
2 5 (12.20%) SAP SD
3 4 (9.76%) SAP MM
3 4 (9.76%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) LSMW
General
1 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) BAPI
2 1 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Data Conversion
1 3 (7.32%) AS400
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (2.44%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Migration
2 21 (51.22%) Data Migration
3 15 (36.59%) ETL
4 7 (17.07%) CRM
4 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Data Mapping
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CCEE
2 1 (2.44%) CCIA
2 1 (2.44%) NCDA
2 1 (2.44%) NCIE
2 1 (2.44%) VCAP
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) GxP
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
2 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Informatica
2 14 (34.15%) SAP
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) Cognos
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Actimize
7 1 (2.44%) Norkom
7 1 (2.44%) Sybase
7 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Cerner
7 1 (2.44%) Mercator