The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Crawley region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 17 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.48% 2.41% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 2.48% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £418 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £33.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+34.81% +22.72%
Consultant
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 242 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 96.27% 97.19% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 182 44
Median daily rate £375 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £13.23 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+278.07% -8.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £17.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Crawley region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Crawley region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
4 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) CISSP
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) B2C
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) PKI
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) Smart Energy
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.69%) JDBC
2 1 (7.69%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) XSL
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
1 2 (15.38%) Smart Energy
1 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) B2C
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISM
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Mitel
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
2 1 (7.69%) VMware