The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Tyne and Wear 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 40 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.90% 5.69% 6.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 6.38% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 13
Average daily rate £338 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £400 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £550 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
494 188 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.82% 89.10% 91.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 71 138
Average daily rate £285 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.11 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -22.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Consultant
North East

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 17 £325 -36.58% 1
Consultant
North East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Selenium
3 5 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 5 (14.29%) RSpec
3 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 5 (14.29%) CRM
3 5 (14.29%) JUnit
3 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security
4 4 (11.43%) Lagan
5 3 (8.57%) KANA
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.71%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) WordPress
1 1 (2.86%) Drupal
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) CTI
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Selenium
1 5 (14.29%) RSpec
1 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
1 5 (14.29%) JUnit
1 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) MSI
3 1 (2.86%) LSMW
General
1 2 (5.71%) Back Office
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
1 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) CSS3
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.86%) LPAR
2 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Scrum
2 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) Web Testing
2 5 (14.29%) CRM
2 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) User Stories
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) VCAP
1 1 (2.86%) CCEE
1 1 (2.86%) CCIA
1 1 (2.86%) NCDA
1 1 (2.86%) NCIE
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) RACF
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) XenServer
2 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Lagan
3 3 (8.57%) KANA
4 2 (5.71%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Open Text
4 2 (5.71%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) Northgate
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
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