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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 465 479 463
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 165 166 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 84 103
Median daily rate £500 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.00

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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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
England +21 151 £500 +5.82% 22
London -15 75 £500 +11.11% 18
Yorkshire +27 19 £525 +11.11%
South East +28 18 £475 -7.31% 2
North West +7 13 £530 +17.77% 2
City of London +2 11 £438 +25.00% 6
Manchester +6 10 £530 +13.36% 2
West Yorkshire +33 9 £550 +18.91%
Leeds +27 9 £550 +18.91%
East of England +13 8 £475 -9.52%
Berkshire +8 6 £513 - 2
Hertfordshire +3 6 £500 -9.09%
West Midlands -18 6 £575 +25.34%
Hampshire +23 5 £313 -34.21%
South West +12 5 £363 -17.14%
Birmingham -6 5 £600 +50.00%
South Yorkshire -7 5 £388 -32.60%
Watford - 5 £500 -
South Wales - 5 £450 -
Wales - 5 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £526 -12.33%
Scotland +11 4 £375 -16.66% 2
Sheffield -12 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 £450 -
Milton Keynes +19 2 £526 -
Edinburgh +14 2 £560 +24.44% 2
Bristol +10 2 £360 -15.29%
Dundee - 2 £375 -
Maidenhead - 2 £513 -
Northampton - 2 - -

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 109 (31.14%) SQL
2 108 (30.86%) SAP
3 105 (30.00%) Migration
4 86 (24.57%) Data Migration
5 75 (21.43%) Big Data
6 69 (19.71%) Oracle
7 68 (19.43%) ETL
8 66 (18.86%) Finance
9 64 (18.29%) Data Quality
10 63 (18.00%) Hadoop
11 62 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
12 56 (16.00%) Data Modelling
13 52 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
13 52 (14.86%) Analytics
14 41 (11.71%) SQL Server
15 40 (11.43%) Data Governance
16 34 (9.71%) Data Management
17 33 (9.43%) SAP Data Services
18 32 (9.14%) Security Cleared
18 32 (9.14%) Data Cleansing
19 29 (8.29%) Data Analysis
20 27 (7.71%) Apache Spark
21 26 (7.43%) Microsoft
22 25 (7.14%) DB2
22 25 (7.14%) Data Analytics
23 24 (6.86%) Windows
23 24 (6.86%) IBM
23 24 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
24 23 (6.57%) ERP
24 23 (6.57%) Banking

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 27 (7.71%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.29%) Apache Pig
2 8 (2.29%) SAS
3 5 (1.43%) Apache
3 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.14%) IIS
4 4 (1.14%) PowerExchange
5 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.29%) Documentum
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 14 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.57%) MS Project
3 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.57%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (4.57%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (3.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.86%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.43%) SAP HCM
4 5 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.14%) SAP APO
5 4 (1.14%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.14%) SAP MDM
6 3 (0.86%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.86%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.57%) Maximo
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.57%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.29%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.57%) GitHub
5 2 (0.57%) PaaS
5 2 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.29%) BlueKai
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.14%) Firewall
2 5 (1.43%) VLAN
3 4 (1.14%) BGP
3 4 (1.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.14%) LAN
3 4 (1.14%) MPLS
3 4 (1.14%) OSPF
3 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.14%) WAN
4 3 (0.86%) ATM
4 3 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.86%) DMVPN
4 3 (0.86%) HSRP
4 3 (0.86%) ISDN
4 3 (0.86%) PPP
4 3 (0.86%) SSL
4 3 (0.86%) Wireless
4 3 (0.86%) X.25
5 2 (0.57%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (21.43%) Big Data
2 63 (18.00%) Hadoop
3 52 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (11.71%) SQL Server
5 33 (9.43%) SAP Data Services
6 25 (7.14%) DB2
7 22 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (6.00%) IBM InfoSphere
9 20 (5.71%) Apache Hive
10 16 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (3.71%) SAP HANA
13 10 (2.86%) HBase
14 8 (2.29%) NoSQL
14 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (2.00%) DataStage
15 7 (2.00%) MongoDB
15 7 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (5.14%) LSMW
2 4 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.57%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.57%) ERwin
4 2 (0.57%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.57%) Hudson
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.29%) Toad
5 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (18.86%) Finance
2 23 (6.57%) Banking
3 10 (2.86%) Billing
3 10 (2.86%) Retail
3 10 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.57%) Marketing
5 7 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.71%) Legal
7 4 (1.14%) Electronics
7 4 (1.14%) Law
7 4 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.57%) BAPI
2 8 (2.29%) SAP Fiori
3 7 (2.00%) Spark Streaming
4 5 (1.43%) Kafka
4 5 (1.43%) XML
5 4 (1.14%) .NET
5 4 (1.14%) Middleware
6 3 (0.86%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (0.86%) Node.js
6 3 (0.86%) SOAP
7 2 (0.57%) D3.js
7 2 (0.57%) ELK Stack
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.57%) Web Services
8 1 (0.29%) Drools
8 1 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.29%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.43%) Data Conversion
3 18 (5.14%) Data Structures
4 15 (4.29%) Data Integration
4 15 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.00%) Data Extraction
6 10 (2.86%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.29%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.71%) Clustering
8 6 (1.71%) FMCG
8 6 (1.71%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.43%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.14%) AS400
10 4 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.14%) Statistics
11 2 (0.57%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (0.57%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.86%) Windows
2 19 (5.43%) Linux
2 19 (5.43%) Unix
3 6 (1.71%) Windows Vista
4 5 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.57%) HPUX
6 1 (0.29%) CentOS
6 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (30.00%) Migration
2 86 (24.57%) Data Migration
3 68 (19.43%) ETL
4 62 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 52 (14.86%) Analytics
7 40 (11.43%) Data Governance
8 34 (9.71%) Data Management
9 32 (9.14%) Data Cleansing
10 29 (8.29%) Data Analysis
11 25 (7.14%) Data Analytics
12 23 (6.57%) ERP
13 20 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (5.71%) Validation
14 19 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (5.14%) Data Mapping
16 17 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (4.00%) Data Architecture
18 13 (3.71%) Business Analysis
19 12 (3.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (31.14%) SQL
2 21 (6.00%) Scala
3 20 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 18 (5.14%) Java
5 13 (3.71%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.86%) Python
7 9 (2.57%) R
8 5 (1.43%) C
8 5 (1.43%) C#
9 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.86%) C++
11 2 (0.57%) ABAP
11 2 (0.57%) F#
11 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.57%) PHP
11 2 (0.57%) Ruby
11 2 (0.57%) VB
11 2 (0.57%) VBA
12 1 (0.29%) Go
12 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.57%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.00%) Degree
4 13 (3.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.14%) CCIE
7 4 (1.14%) CCNA
7 4 (1.14%) CCNP
8 3 (0.86%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.86%) PhD
9 2 (0.57%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) CISA
10 1 (0.29%) CISM
10 1 (0.29%) ISEB
10 1 (0.29%) MCSD
10 1 (0.29%) MCSE
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (18.29%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.00%) GxP
3 6 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.86%) QA
4 3 (0.86%) SLA
5 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.29%) GMP
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.43%) HDFS
2 9 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.00%) vCloud
4 5 (1.43%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.14%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.00%) Puppet
2 3 (0.86%) Control-M
3 2 (0.57%) Ansible
3 2 (0.57%) Grafana
3 2 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.57%) Kibana
3 2 (0.57%) logstash
3 2 (0.57%) SCCM
3 2 (0.57%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.29%) SCOM
4 1 (0.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 108 (30.86%) SAP
2 69 (19.71%) Oracle
3 26 (7.43%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.86%) IBM
5 17 (4.86%) Informatica
6 11 (3.14%) VMware
7 9 (2.57%) Tableau
7 9 (2.57%) Teradata
8 7 (2.00%) Hortonworks
9 5 (1.43%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.14%) BMC
10 4 (1.14%) HP
10 4 (1.14%) Sybase
10 4 (1.14%) Symantec
11 3 (0.86%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.86%) Cisco
11 3 (0.86%) Cognos
11 3 (0.86%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.86%) Netezza
11 3 (0.86%) Talend
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