The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sussex region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex - 17.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 18.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.51% +83.33%
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 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
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 100.00% 96.43% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 16
Median daily rate £238 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £351 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Consultant Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) BS7799
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) BS7799
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP