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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 21 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 28 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.57% 5.83% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.07% 6.49% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
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£325 £500 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +85.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £470 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -23.61%
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
396 185 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.96% 89.81% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 79 159
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 23
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +18.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.90 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -8 27 £325 -35.00% 12
Gateshead - - - -
Consultant
North East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Automated Testing
2 11 (27.50%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) Web Testing
2 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
2 11 (27.50%) JUnit
2 11 (27.50%) RSpec
2 11 (27.50%) WebDriver
2 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
2 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
2 11 (27.50%) Automation Testing
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) SAP
5 6 (15.00%) Finance
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) Windows
7 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 4 (10.00%) Linux
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (7.50%) Network Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (7.50%) UNIX
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Payroll

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.00%) Documentum
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (7.50%) SAP SD
3 3 (7.50%) SAP APO
3 3 (7.50%) SAP R/3
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.50%) PRMS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Taleo
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) WLAN
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) SSH
1 1 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Selenium
1 11 (27.50%) RSpec
1 11 (27.50%) WebDriver
1 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
1 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
1 11 (27.50%) JUnit
2 2 (5.00%) PVCS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
2 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (2.50%) iSeries
2 1 (2.50%) AS400
2 1 (2.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) HPUX
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Automated Testing
2 11 (27.50%) Web Testing
2 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
2 11 (27.50%) Automation Testing
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (7.50%) Network Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (2.50%) Use Case
8 1 (2.50%) Document Management
8 1 (2.50%) Service Management
8 1 (2.50%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.50%) ABAP
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Korn
5 1 (2.50%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.50%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.50%) RPG
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Netcool
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) JBoss
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) NEC
5 1 (2.50%) Polycom
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