Period
to 21 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £499 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Consultant
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 140 143
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 22 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.51% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.70% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 9
Berkshire median daily rate £499 £456 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% -1.35% +1.65%
10th Percentile £471 £353 £400
90th Percentile £517 £605 £548
South East median daily rate £530 £450 £481
% change year-on-year +17.78% -6.49% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £70.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 4,034 3,732 3,565
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 92.58% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,967 1,935 1,739
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +2.42% +3.13%
10th Percentile £266 £263 £220
90th Percentile £600 £595 £557
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 95 162
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.66 £15.86 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +5.73% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.69 £43.45 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £19.69 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.53% - -2.78%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Data Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Consultant in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Consultant in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Consultant in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -7 12 - - 3
Reading -15 5 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Slough -8 1 £513 +20.59%
Data Consultant
South East

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, Data Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) SAP
2 13 (59.09%) ERP
3 12 (54.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (50.00%) SAP MDG
4 11 (50.00%) Data Governance
5 10 (45.45%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
5 10 (45.45%) Validation
5 10 (45.45%) Migration
6 9 (40.91%) Data Mapping
6 9 (40.91%) Data Integration
7 8 (36.36%) Data Validation
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (27.27%) SAP MM
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) LSMW
9 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
10 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (13.64%) Data Extraction
11 3 (13.64%) Analytics
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
12 2 (9.09%) Power BI
12 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
12 2 (9.09%) Data Encryption
12 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
12 2 (9.09%) Security Monitoring

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (54.55%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (50.00%) SAP MDG
3 6 (27.27%) SAP MM
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
5 1 (4.55%) SAP CS
5 1 (4.55%) SAP PM
5 1 (4.55%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) HDInsight
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) LSMW
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SAP ALE
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) D3.js
2 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (4.55%) React
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ERP
2 11 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 10 (45.45%) Data Cleansing
3 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 10 (45.45%) Migration
3 10 (45.45%) Validation
4 9 (40.91%) Data Integration
4 9 (40.91%) Data Mapping
5 8 (36.36%) Data Validation
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) Data Extraction
9 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
9 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Ariba
2 2 (9.09%) Baan
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata