The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 61 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 26 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.28% 5.98% 8.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 6.38% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 18
Median daily rate £400 £438 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +87.75%

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
747 643 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.20% 93.73% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 393 265
Median daily rate £363 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +20.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 22 £400 -11.11% 16
Sunderland -2 2 - -
Consultant
North East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
3 18 (32.14%) Windows
4 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
5 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
6 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 12 (21.43%) DNS
8 11 (19.64%) Oracle
9 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
9 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (16.07%) MCSE
10 9 (16.07%) ITIL
10 9 (16.07%) Android
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
10 9 (16.07%) Skype for Business
11 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 8 (14.29%) DHCP
11 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (14.29%) Skype
11 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (14.29%) Office 365
12 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (12.50%) Blackberry

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.07%) Skype for Business
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
6 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (3.57%) SAS
7 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.79%) IIS
8 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.79%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.79%) Maximo
4 1 (1.79%) MFGPRO
4 1 (1.79%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.79%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.79%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) DHCP
2 8 (14.29%) Skype
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 3 (5.36%) NAS
3 3 (5.36%) SSL
4 2 (3.57%) HTTP
4 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) Avaya Modular Messaging
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) SMS
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.79%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) DB2
3 1 (1.79%) DTS
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
3 1 (1.79%) Ingres
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.79%) Maven
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Middleware
2 3 (5.36%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) CSS3
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) HTML5
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
3 1 (1.79%) jQuery
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.71%) User Experience
4 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) AS400
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Tandem
6 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.07%) Android
3 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.71%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Unix
7 4 (7.14%) AIX
7 4 (7.14%) Solaris
8 3 (5.36%) OS/390
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.79%) HPUX
10 1 (1.79%) MVS
10 1 (1.79%) VME
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (8.93%) Customer Insight
3 5 (8.93%) Ethnography
3 5 (8.93%) Guerrilla Research
3 5 (8.93%) Human Factors
3 5 (8.93%) Line Management
3 5 (8.93%) Market Research
3 5 (8.93%) Service Design
3 5 (8.93%) Usability Testing
3 5 (8.93%) Workflow
4 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.14%) CRM
4 4 (7.14%) ITSM
5 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.36%) Change Management
5 3 (5.36%) Content Management
5 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) Jython
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (16.07%) MCSE
5 6 (10.71%) Degree
6 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.57%) CISM
7 2 (3.57%) CISSP
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.57%) MCP
8 1 (1.79%) CCNA
8 1 (1.79%) CCNP
8 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Brightmail
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
1 2 (3.57%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.79%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Trend Micro
4 6 (10.71%) HP
5 5 (8.93%) SAP
6 3 (5.36%) IBM
6 3 (5.36%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.57%) CA
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) VMware
8 1 (1.79%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) Avaya
8 1 (1.79%) BMC
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco
8 1 (1.79%) EMC
8 1 (1.79%) Progress
8 1 (1.79%) Sun
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) Veritas
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