Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 20 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 88 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.25% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £450 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -26.53% +11.36%
10th Percentile £443 £425 £400
90th Percentile £508 £475 £675
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -4.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £5.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £5.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1183 1203 1448
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 94.35% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 848 973
Wiltshire median daily rate £418 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.96% +0.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £222 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 59
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.68% +72.09% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.90 £11.85
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in Wiltshire

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Consultant in Wiltshire

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Swindon +4 2 £475 +5.56%
Data Consultant
South West

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft