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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 26 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.03% 6.16% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 6.47% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £360 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £360 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £360 £400
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 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -11.11%
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
197 139 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 99.49% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 98 72
Median daily rate £413 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £48.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +202.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £13.87 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 31 May 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 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (11.11%) CLAS
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
6 1 (11.11%) Presales
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) CESG
6 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS

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 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSD
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) VMware