The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon 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.

Data Consultant
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 39 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.30% 1.47% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.53% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 308 327 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.49% 96.46% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 234 257
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in Swindon

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Consultant in Swindon

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Scorecard
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Metadata Management

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (33.33%) SAS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scorecard
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Metadata Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) SAP