The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Consultant
UK
Rank 438 457 419
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 154 161 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 87 113
Median daily rate £500 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% +5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £379 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £460 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Consultant in the job title.

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK.

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +34 146 £500 +5.26% 34
London -3 79 £500 +5.26% 25
South East +26 21 £481 -8.33%
Yorkshire +19 14 £550 -4.34% 1
North West +21 10 £490 +4.81% 4
Berkshire +11 10 £481 -6.09%
Manchester +18 9 £490 -0.50% 4
East of England +13 9 £450 +2.85%
Hertfordshire +3 9 £450 -18.18%
City of London -9 8 £438 -5.40% 9
Leeds - 8 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £550 -
West Midlands -4 7 £550 +32.53% 2
Watford - 7 £450 -
Birmingham +3 5 £600 +50.00% 1
Scotland +23 4 £375 -6.25% 2
Hampshire - 4 - -
Reading +5 3 £463 -15.90%
East Midlands +4 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £875 +45.83%
Middlesex +1 3 £450 -
Edinburgh +22 2 £750 - 2
South West +12 2 £463 +2.77% 1
Sheffield -4 2 - -
South Yorkshire -7 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £513 -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £375 -
Cheshire +24 1 - -
Somerset +8 1 £500 +14.28%

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Data 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 featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 100 (32.47%) SAP
2 97 (31.49%) Migration
3 91 (29.55%) SQL
4 77 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 69 (22.40%) ETL
6 61 (19.81%) Data Quality
7 54 (17.53%) Big Data
7 54 (17.53%) Data Modelling
8 53 (17.21%) Finance
9 50 (16.23%) Oracle
10 48 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (15.58%) Hadoop
11 46 (14.94%) Analytics
12 45 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (12.66%) Data Governance
14 38 (12.34%) SQL Server
15 37 (12.01%) Data Management
16 32 (10.39%) Data Cleansing
17 27 (8.77%) Data Analysis
17 27 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 26 (8.44%) DB2
18 26 (8.44%) IBM
19 25 (8.12%) Microsoft
19 25 (8.12%) ERP
20 23 (7.47%) SAP Data Services
21 22 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (6.49%) Apache Spark
22 20 (6.49%) Security Cleared
22 20 (6.49%) IBM InfoSphere
23 19 (6.17%) Java

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (6.49%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.95%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.30%) PowerExchange
4 4 (1.30%) SAS
5 3 (0.97%) Apache
5 3 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.65%) IIS
6 2 (0.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.32%) Documentum
7 1 (0.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 13 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.95%) MS Office
3 4 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.97%) SPSS
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.25%) SAP HCM
2 8 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.27%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.30%) SAP MDM
6 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.65%) Maximo
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.65%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.65%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.65%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.65%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.32%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.32%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.25%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (2.27%) Office 365
5 4 (1.30%) PaaS
6 3 (0.97%) IaaS
7 2 (0.65%) GitHub
7 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.32%) BlueKai
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.27%) Firewall
2 3 (0.97%) Skype
2 3 (0.97%) SSL
2 3 (0.97%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.65%) Network Security
3 2 (0.65%) SAN
3 2 (0.65%) VLAN
4 1 (0.32%) ATM
4 1 (0.32%) BGP
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.32%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.32%) ISDN
4 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) MPLS
4 1 (0.32%) OSPF
4 1 (0.32%) PPP
4 1 (0.32%) WAN
4 1 (0.32%) Wireless
4 1 (0.32%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.53%) Big Data
2 48 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (15.58%) Hadoop
3 38 (12.34%) SQL Server
4 27 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (8.44%) DB2
6 23 (7.47%) SAP Data Services
7 20 (6.49%) IBM InfoSphere
8 18 (5.84%) Apache Hive
9 17 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (4.55%) SAP HANA
11 12 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (3.90%) HBase
12 10 (3.25%) Relational Database
13 9 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.95%) DataStage
14 6 (1.95%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (4.87%) LSMW
2 4 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.65%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.65%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.65%) Hudson
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.32%) ERwin
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.32%) Toad
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (17.21%) Finance
2 18 (5.84%) Banking
3 10 (3.25%) Billing
4 7 (2.27%) Marketing
4 7 (2.27%) Retail
4 7 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.62%) Legal
5 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.97%) Law
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.90%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (2.27%) BAPI
2 7 (2.27%) Kafka
3 5 (1.62%) XML
4 4 (1.30%) .NET
4 4 (1.30%) Middleware
4 4 (1.30%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (0.97%) Node.js
5 3 (0.97%) SOAP
6 2 (0.65%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.65%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.65%) Samza
7 1 (0.32%) D3.js
7 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.87%) Data Structures
3 14 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.22%) Data Conversion
5 11 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.60%) Data Extraction
7 6 (1.95%) FMCG
7 6 (1.95%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.95%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.62%) Clustering
9 4 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.65%) AS400
11 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.65%) iSeries
11 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.65%) Statistics
12 1 (0.32%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.17%) Windows
2 14 (4.55%) Linux
2 14 (4.55%) Unix
3 6 (1.95%) Windows Vista
4 5 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.32%) CentOS
5 1 (0.32%) HPUX
5 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (31.49%) Migration
2 77 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 69 (22.40%) ETL
4 54 (17.53%) Data Modelling
5 46 (14.94%) Analytics
6 45 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (12.66%) Data Governance
8 37 (12.01%) Data Management
9 32 (10.39%) Data Cleansing
10 27 (8.77%) Data Analysis
11 25 (8.12%) ERP
12 22 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (5.84%) Data Analytics
14 16 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (4.87%) CRM
15 15 (4.87%) Validation
16 14 (4.55%) Data Architecture
16 14 (4.55%) DevOps
17 13 (4.22%) Business Analysis
17 13 (4.22%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (29.55%) SQL
2 19 (6.17%) Java
3 17 (5.52%) PL/SQL
4 13 (4.22%) Scala
5 12 (3.90%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.25%) Python
7 7 (2.27%) R
8 6 (1.95%) C#
9 5 (1.62%) C
10 4 (1.30%) ABAP
10 4 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.97%) C++
12 2 (0.65%) F#
12 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.65%) PHP
12 2 (0.65%) Ruby
12 2 (0.65%) VB
12 2 (0.65%) VBA
13 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.52%) Degree
3 13 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.65%) CCNA
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) CCIE
8 1 (0.32%) CCNP
8 1 (0.32%) CISSP
8 1 (0.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.32%) MCSD
8 1 (0.32%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) PhD
8 1 (0.32%) PMP
8 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (19.81%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.95%) QA
3 4 (1.30%) GxP
3 4 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.32%) GMP
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.87%) HDFS
2 9 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.27%) vCloud
4 5 (1.62%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) Puppet
2 4 (1.30%) Ansible
3 3 (0.97%) Control-M
3 3 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.97%) SCCM
4 2 (0.65%) Grafana
4 2 (0.65%) Kibana
4 2 (0.65%) logstash
4 2 (0.65%) Oozie
4 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
5 1 (0.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 100 (32.47%) SAP
2 50 (16.23%) Oracle
3 26 (8.44%) IBM
4 25 (8.12%) Microsoft
5 18 (5.84%) Informatica
6 11 (3.57%) VMware
7 8 (2.60%) Hortonworks
7 8 (2.60%) Tableau
8 7 (2.27%) Teradata
9 5 (1.62%) BMC
9 5 (1.62%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.30%) Talend
11 3 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.97%) Symantec
12 2 (0.65%) Adobe
12 2 (0.65%) GoldenSource
12 2 (0.65%) Google
12 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.65%) Netezza
12 2 (0.65%) Northgate
London
TRG
Rate: 575-625 Per Day please send CV
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £575 - £625 Per Day please send CV
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Boss ERP Consulting
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £475.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Glocomms
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 15 days ago