The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 25 June 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
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 2.65% 2.04% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.04% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £348 £393 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.46% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +18.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 108 98 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 95.58% 100.00% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 66 133
Median daily rate £413 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £72.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.51% +417.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £64.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £74.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Newport

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Newport

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Newport over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Newport

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Newport

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Newport region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Teradata
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) R
2 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (50.00%) HBase
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) C#

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) HBase
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Ingres
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) R
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Software AG
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods