The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 20 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 23 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.91% 4.77% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 5.33% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 4
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£425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £409
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -36.70%
Consultant
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
353 338 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.75% 89.66% 91.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 205 58
Average daily rate £349 £253 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.11% -22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 16
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Tyne and Wear region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Tyne and Wear region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 15 £413 +17.85% 16
Sunderland 0 5 £475 +75.92%
Consultant
North East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
3 13 (20.97%) SAP
3 13 (20.97%) Finance
4 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
5 11 (17.74%) SQL
6 9 (14.52%) EMC
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
7 8 (12.90%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (12.90%) General Ledger
7 8 (12.90%) HP
7 8 (12.90%) Cisco
7 8 (12.90%) Java
7 8 (12.90%) ITIL
7 8 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (11.29%) XML
8 7 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (9.68%) Linux
9 6 (9.68%) UNIX
9 6 (9.68%) SAN
9 6 (9.68%) Informatica
9 6 (9.68%) ETL
10 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.06%) SAP SD
10 5 (8.06%) Middleware
10 5 (8.06%) Cash Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.84%) Apache
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (4.84%) AquaLogic
1 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.23%) JBoss
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.61%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (8.06%) SAP SD
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (6.45%) SAP CO
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (4.84%) SAP FI
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (4.84%) SAP GTS
6 2 (3.23%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.61%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.61%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) SAN
2 4 (6.45%) LDAP
2 4 (6.45%) LAN
2 4 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) SSL
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.23%) Network Security
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.23%) Junos
3 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.61%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) XML
2 5 (8.06%) Middleware
3 4 (6.45%) JRules
3 4 (6.45%) Web Services
4 3 (4.84%) J2EE
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) .NET
5 2 (3.23%) SOAP
5 2 (3.23%) Java EE
6 1 (1.61%) WCF
6 1 (1.61%) SAP CO-PA
6 1 (1.61%) CAML
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) SailPoint
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.61%) JNDI
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) JDBC
6 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Open Source
1 2 (3.23%) IBM XIV
1 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.23%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.61%) HP Superdome
2 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.61%) DTV
2 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) UNIX
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) HPUX
5 1 (1.61%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) ETL
3 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing
3 5 (8.06%) Cash Management
3 5 (8.06%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (8.06%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (6.45%) Network Management
4 4 (6.45%) SOA
5 3 (4.84%) Workflow
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
5 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.84%) Service Management
5 3 (4.84%) High Availability
5 3 (4.84%) System Testing
5 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.23%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) SRDF
2 2 (3.23%) vSphere
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) OpenView
2 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 13 (20.97%) SAP
3 9 (14.52%) EMC
4 8 (12.90%) HP
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco
5 6 (9.68%) Informatica
6 4 (6.45%) IBM
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) VMware
7 3 (4.84%) Brocade
8 2 (3.23%) TippingPoint
8 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.23%) F5
8 2 (3.23%) Splunk
8 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.23%) McAfee
8 2 (3.23%) NetApp
8 2 (3.23%) Juniper
9 1 (1.61%) Citrix
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