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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 224 252 235
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 18 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 22
Median daily rate £475 £513 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £418 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
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 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
7228 9049 9230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.61% 94.91% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4209 5243 5063
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 511 507
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.64 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.94% +10.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 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
Berkshire +8 6 £513 - 1
Hampshire +23 5 £313 -34.21%
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £526 -12.33%
Middlesex -1 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 -
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 South East region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (56.67%) Migration
2 29 (48.33%) Data Migration
3 22 (36.67%) SAP
4 21 (35.00%) SQL
5 15 (25.00%) Oracle
5 15 (25.00%) ETL
6 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 13 (21.67%) SAP Data Services
8 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (18.33%) LSMW
9 11 (18.33%) Data Conversion
9 11 (18.33%) Data Extraction
9 11 (18.33%) Big Data
10 10 (16.67%) Data Quality
10 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
10 10 (16.67%) Hadoop
10 10 (16.67%) Validation
10 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 9 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
12 8 (13.33%) SAP FI
13 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
13 7 (11.67%) BAPI
13 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (11.67%) Apache Hive
13 7 (11.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 6 (10.00%) MapReduce

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 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (13.33%) SAP FI
3 3 (5.00%) SAP APO
4 2 (3.33%) Maximo
4 2 (3.33%) SAP MDM
4 2 (3.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) BGP
1 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.67%) FTP
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) MPLS
1 1 (1.67%) OSPF
1 1 (1.67%) SMTP
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.67%) VLAN
1 1 (1.67%) VPN
1 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) SAP Data Services
3 11 (18.33%) Big Data
4 10 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 7 (11.67%) Apache Hive
5 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (10.00%) HBase
6 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.00%) Text Mining
10 2 (3.33%) DataStax
10 2 (3.33%) Parquet
10 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) LSMW
2 2 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
1 3 (5.00%) Legal
1 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) BAPI
2 2 (3.33%) Node.js
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Conversion
1 11 (18.33%) Data Extraction
2 3 (5.00%) AS400
2 3 (5.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Migration
2 29 (48.33%) Data Migration
3 15 (25.00%) ETL
4 12 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (16.67%) Validation
6 9 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (11.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Data Mapping
8 6 (10.00%) ERP
8 6 (10.00%) MapReduce
9 5 (8.33%) Analytics
9 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.67%) Data Management
11 3 (5.00%) Anomaly Detection
11 3 (5.00%) Presales
11 3 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) R
4 2 (3.33%) Ruby
4 2 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) CCIE
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.33%) GxP
3 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.33%) QA
5 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) SAP
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Symantec
5 2 (3.33%) Cognos
5 2 (3.33%) Informatica
5 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.33%) MapR
5 2 (3.33%) Splunk
5 2 (3.33%) Talend
6 1 (1.67%) Brocade
6 1 (1.67%) Epicor
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.67%) Rackspace