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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / East Sussex
Rank 28 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.00% 4.42% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 4.44% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +140.00%

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
186 248 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 93.00% 99.60% 96.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 165 176
Median daily rate £375 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 32
Median hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% -50.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.25 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 0 3 £463 -1.33% 2
Hove -1 1 £475 -7.31%
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Psychology
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
1 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Insight
1 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Process Management
1 2 (33.33%) Psychology
1 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata