Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 186 196
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 9 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
East of England median daily rate £525 £315 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £440 £230 £473
90th Percentile £607 £545 £548
England median daily rate £500 £485 £450
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £46.00 -
England median hourly rate - £46.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4865 4626 5605
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.68% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2671 3283
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 371 535
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.41 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in the East of England

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Consultant in the East of England

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Consultant in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Consultant in the East of England

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -2 7 £525 - 2
Bedfordshire -12 1 £400 -7.25%
East Anglia - 1 £620 -
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 East of England region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) BlueKai
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Talend
2 1 (11.11%) Tealium