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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 141 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £411 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £423 £444
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -4.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £11.50
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
3028 2289 2259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.61% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1367 1162
Median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 155 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -12 2 £563 +33.92% 1
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Warwickshire - 2 £538 -
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Informatica
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) DataFlux
3 1 (6.25%) ESRI
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Trillium