The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data 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 West Midlands 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
Data Consultant
Rank 117 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £481 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.05
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2162 1704 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.92% 93.01% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 796 954
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 155 177
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the West Midlands 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
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Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 1 - -
Solihull - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (30.00%) Lotus
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) LSMW
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Access
4 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) VMS
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LSMW
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) NCDA
1 1 (10.00%) NCIE
1 1 (10.00%) VCAP
1 1 (10.00%) CCEE
1 1 (10.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
1 3 (30.00%) Lotus
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Open Text
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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