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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 62 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 46 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.76% 2.00% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 2.09% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 6
Median daily rate £320 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £336 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £553 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
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
1088 575 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.82% 95.83% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 342 293
Median daily rate £325 £360 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 65 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 45 £320 -38.46% 3
Sunderland -4 1 - - 1
Consultant
North East

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
2 24 (31.58%) Oracle
3 16 (21.05%) ITIL
3 16 (21.05%) Linux
4 13 (17.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (15.79%) Windows
6 11 (14.47%) Migration
6 11 (14.47%) Data Migration
7 10 (13.16%) Unix
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (11.84%) SAP
8 9 (11.84%) Open Source
9 8 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (9.21%) Finance
10 7 (9.21%) SAN
10 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
10 7 (9.21%) DNS
11 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
11 6 (7.89%) HP
11 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
11 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
11 6 (7.89%) Java
11 6 (7.89%) SQL
11 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
11 6 (7.89%) Middleware
11 6 (7.89%) ArcSight
11 6 (7.89%) Analytics
11 6 (7.89%) Windows Server

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 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
2 5 (6.58%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.58%) Drupal
3 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.63%) SAS
5 1 (1.32%) Documentum
5 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle iSupplier
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) DNS
1 7 (9.21%) SAN
1 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) Intranet
2 5 (6.58%) WAN
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) iSCSI
3 3 (3.95%) LDAP
4 2 (2.63%) DHCP
4 2 (2.63%) HTTP
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) 3G
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.32%) Skype
5 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.32%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) DB2
3 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.32%) HBase
4 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) ERwin
1 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.32%) JMeter
2 1 (1.32%) JUnit
2 1 (1.32%) Maven
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Middleware
2 4 (5.26%) J2EE
2 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) XML
2 4 (5.26%) XSD
3 3 (3.95%) EJB
3 3 (3.95%) OAuth
3 3 (3.95%) OAuth2
3 3 (3.95%) OpenID
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.95%) SOAP
3 3 (3.95%) Spring
3 3 (3.95%) XSLT
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) CSS3
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) AS400
4 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Tandem
4 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.32%) HACMP
5 1 (1.32%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Linux
2 12 (15.79%) Windows
3 10 (13.16%) Unix
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.63%) CentOS
8 2 (2.63%) SUSE
8 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) AIX
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) HPUX
9 1 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Data Migration
2 11 (14.47%) Migration
3 9 (11.84%) Open Source
4 6 (7.89%) Analytics
5 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.58%) DevOps
5 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.26%) CRM
6 4 (5.26%) SOA
6 4 (5.26%) Validation
7 3 (3.95%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.95%) Content Management
7 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) Java
1 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
1 6 (7.89%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
2 5 (6.58%) Perl
3 3 (3.95%) C-shell
3 3 (3.95%) Korn
3 3 (3.95%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) Ruby
4 2 (2.63%) VB
4 2 (2.63%) VBScript
5 1 (1.32%) ABAP
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) XPath
5 1 (1.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.95%) MCSE
5 2 (2.63%) CCNA
5 2 (2.63%) CCNP
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.63%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) AAT
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) IBM AIX Certification
6 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Samba
3 2 (2.63%) Docker
4 1 (1.32%) GPFS
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (3.95%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.63%) MOM
3 2 (2.63%) OpenView
3 2 (2.63%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.63%) WSUS
3 2 (2.63%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.32%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) SAP
4 6 (7.89%) ArcSight
4 6 (7.89%) HP
5 5 (6.58%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) CA
6 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) BMC
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) Informatica
7 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.32%) Apple
8 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.32%) Remedy
8 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.32%) ThinPrint
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