Period
to 19 January 2022

The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 100 67 109
Rank change year-on-year -33 +42 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 3 2 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.25% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.27% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £613 £413 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £425 -
Median % change year-on-year +47.06% - -
75th Percentile £638 £438 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £550 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 1,467 753 1,599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 95.44% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,090 482 894
10th Percentile £159 £123 £160
25th Percentile £313 £263 £305
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £370 £400
Median % change year-on-year +11.77% -7.63% -
75th Percentile £500 £475 £484
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 46 139
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.76 £10.58
25th Percentile £11.36 £11.12 £11.50
Median hourly rate £14.97 £15.13 £14.39
Median % change year-on-year -1.02% +5.11% -1.67%
75th Percentile £20.00 £27.91 £17.50
90th Percentile £29.33 £47.36 £43.64
England median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.91% +25.00% +1.69%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Data Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in the East Midlands

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Consultant in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Data Consultant in the East Midlands

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire - 2 £625 -
Derbyshire -7 1 - -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 East Midlands region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
2 2 (66.67%) Data Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash
2 2 (66.67%) Power Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Fivetran
2 2 (66.67%) Snowflake
3 1 (33.33%) CI/CD
3 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Pipeline
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Fivetran
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
1 2 (66.67%) Power Platform
1 2 (66.67%) Snowflake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) CI/CD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Pipeline
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft