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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 40 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 20 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.72% 5.29% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 5.95% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 11
Average daily rate £338 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £400 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 185 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.62% 88.94% 91.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 70 122
Average daily rate £290 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 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 18 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 16 £325 -36.58% 4
Consultant
North East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 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 (32.35%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Lagan
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) RSpec
4 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) JUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) KANA
6 2 (5.88%) MSI
6 2 (5.88%) Banking
6 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 2 (5.88%) Finance

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) WordPress
1 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) CTI
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Selenium
1 4 (11.76%) RSpec
1 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
1 4 (11.76%) JUnit
1 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) MSI
3 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) Ajax
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.94%) LPAR
2 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) CRM
1 5 (14.71%) Scrum
2 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Information Security
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
2 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
2 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) User Stories
5 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.94%) ETL
5 1 (2.94%) CMMI
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) VCAP
1 1 (2.94%) CCEE
1 1 (2.94%) CCIA
1 1 (2.94%) NCDA
1 1 (2.94%) NCIE
1 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) RACF
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenServer
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Lagan
3 3 (8.82%) KANA
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Open Text
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Northgate
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