The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South 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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 131 140 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 6 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.19% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 13
Median daily rate £400 £438 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £390 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £5.00 - £50.00
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 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2615 3022 3211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 95.81% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1706 2034 2075
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 154 229
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol +3 2 £360 -15.29%
Somerset +25 1 £500 -
Wiltshire -7 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £325 -
Dorset - 1 £490 -
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 West region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) RIA
3 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (12.50%) API Design
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (12.50%) BlueKai

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (12.50%) BlueKai
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) API Design
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau