The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 27 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.52% 4.00% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 4.09% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £343 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% -22.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -19.84%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 171 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 94.76% 97.71% 97.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 94 146
Average daily rate £275 £363 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -59.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.53 £14.55 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
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Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Brighton region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Syclo
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) CIPD
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CIPD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Syclo
2 1 (16.67%) HP