The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £480 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 58 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 13 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.66% 3.11% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 3.41% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 5
Median daily rate £480 £320 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £594 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +3.37% +1.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +2.22% +24.13%  

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 463 792 463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.88% 91.24% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 516 292
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 38
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +87.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £28.00 £15.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 April 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 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
4 8 (22.86%) Skype
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
5 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (20.00%) Office 365
5 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.00%) Android
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle
6 6 (17.14%) MCSE
6 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
6 6 (17.14%) DNS
6 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
6 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
6 6 (17.14%) DHCP
6 6 (17.14%) Human Factors
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
6 6 (17.14%) Market Research
6 6 (17.14%) Trend Micro
6 6 (17.14%) Visualisation

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 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (2.86%) Maximo
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.86%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Skype
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Toad
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.14%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Android
3 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Unix
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) Customer Insight
1 6 (17.14%) Ethnography
1 6 (17.14%) Guerrilla Research
1 6 (17.14%) Human Factors
1 6 (17.14%) Line Management
1 6 (17.14%) Market Research
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (17.14%) Qualitative Research
1 6 (17.14%) Quantitative Research
1 6 (17.14%) Service Design
1 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
1 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
2 5 (14.29%) CRM
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Workflow
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Trend Micro
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) AppSense
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) HP
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