The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 37 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.48% 1.50% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.60% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £473 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £421
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.00 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+111.76% -7.27%
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
355 312 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.80% 93.41% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 169 158
Average daily rate £370 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 25
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.10 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.70% -11.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.71 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.00 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -7 6 £463 +68.18% 3
Lewes - 1 £325 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Sage
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Games
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
4 1 (5.56%) Moodle
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.56%) Sage ERP X3

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Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Moodle
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Line 100
2 1 (5.56%) Sage MMS
2 1 (5.56%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.56%) Sage 50
2 1 (5.56%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (5.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
1 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
1 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
1 1 (5.56%) Blog
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) SUSE
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
2 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
2 2 (11.11%) CRM
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCA
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Sage
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) BT
2 1 (5.56%) OpenText
2 1 (5.56%) RedDot
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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