Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 27 July 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.

Consultant
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 75 60
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 31 78 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.52% 3.73% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 4.13% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 19
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £285 £245 £262
90th Percentile £600 £444 £534
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £370 £390
% change year-on-year +8.11% -5.13% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.85% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -13.85% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 836 1887 1095
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.89% 90.20% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 1257 691
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £321 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.82% -14.40% +16.28%
10th Percentile £241 £220 £220
90th Percentile £535 £500 £538
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 92 88
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £26.25 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +107.41% -16.04%
10th Percentile £9.83 £13.10 £9.85
90th Percentile £41.00 £35.23 £27.88
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.41% +100.00% -11.48%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) Workflow
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) Office 365
5 5 (16.13%) Teamcenter
5 5 (16.13%) Unix
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (12.90%) Finance
6 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.90%) SAP
6 4 (12.90%) ERP
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
7 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Skype
7 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
7 3 (9.68%) HP
7 3 (9.68%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Release Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) FileNet
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) LiveLink
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Teamcenter
2 3 (9.68%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (3.23%) Sage 200
4 1 (3.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Skype
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Toad
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.23%) IDoc
1 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) DataPower
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Android
5 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Workflow
2 4 (12.90%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Release Management
4 2 (6.45%) Business Development
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Data Management
4 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) ETL Development
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) Presales
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) BT
5 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.23%) Axway
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) OpenText
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Sage
6 1 (3.23%) Siebel
6 1 (3.23%) Sun