The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region 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 130 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £575 £459 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.34% +59.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £409 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.00
Data Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2592 2414 2203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.60% 94.33% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1334 1229
Median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 121 182
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.13 £30.00
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 in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Data Consultant in the job title.

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region 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
Birmingham -6 5 £600 +50.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) DB2
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) Information Governance
3 4 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Toad
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) HP

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
1 4 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Information Governance
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) HP