The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 35 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.44% 2.53% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 2.70% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£525 £285 £535
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -46.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £43.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +32.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 148 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.90% 93.67% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 91 65
Average daily rate £325 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.20 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.00 £14.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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

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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

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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

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
1 2 (28.57%) Moodle
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) OpenText
2 1 (14.29%) RedDot
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Agresso
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) Moodle
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Agresso
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText
1 1 (14.29%) RedDot