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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 143 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £563 £456 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +37.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £431 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £481 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 - £57.50
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
3071 2391 2420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.99% 94.25% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1359 1221
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 150 175
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.14 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -7 2 £563 -
Staffordshire -3 1 £325 -23.52%
Coventry - 1 - -
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management

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 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) DataFlux
3 1 (8.33%) ESRI
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Trillium