The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Sussex region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 34 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.08% 1.13% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.15% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £338 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £423
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.03 £47.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +52.00%
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
278 347 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.53% 97.75% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 240 141
Median daily rate £403 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Median hourly rate £16.84 £16.00 £15.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £22.25 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +9 6 £325 -13.33%
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) IVR
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) DataStage
4 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) Netezza
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) DataStage
1 1 (7.69%) IBM PureData
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) IVR
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) ETL
2 1 (7.69%) ETL Development
2 1 (7.69%) Information Management
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) People Management
2 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Netezza
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Wyse