The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 48 36 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 43 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.65% 5.34% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.77% 5.60% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 13
Median daily rate £475 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £622 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
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 West 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
745 554 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.90% 95.35% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 372 208
Median daily rate £413 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 26
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Worthing -28 15 £500 - 1
Horsham - 13 £550 -
Crawley -10 6 £431 +19.79% 2
Gatwick +5 3 £450 -16.66% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 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 West Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (50.67%) SAP
2 21 (28.00%) ERP
3 20 (26.67%) Finance
3 20 (26.67%) SAP PSCD
4 18 (24.00%) SAP ERP
5 17 (22.67%) Test Management
5 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
6 14 (18.67%) CRM
7 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
8 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (14.67%) SAP FI
9 11 (14.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (10.67%) webMethods
11 8 (10.67%) Migration
11 8 (10.67%) SAP XI
11 8 (10.67%) Revenue Management
11 8 (10.67%) SAP FI-CA
12 7 (9.33%) General Ledger
12 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
12 7 (9.33%) CCA
12 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
13 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
14 5 (6.67%) ABAP
14 5 (6.67%) Windows
14 5 (6.67%) Dell
14 5 (6.67%) SAP BW
14 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
14 5 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
14 5 (6.67%) Symantec

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.33%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.00%) CMS
6 2 (2.67%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (26.67%) SAP PSCD
2 18 (24.00%) SAP ERP
3 11 (14.67%) SAP FI
4 10 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (10.67%) SAP FI-CA
6 5 (6.67%) SAP CO
6 5 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (6.67%) SAP HR
7 3 (4.00%) SAP FI-AA
8 2 (2.67%) SAP HCM
8 2 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (2.67%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (2.67%) SAP SRM
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) DHCP
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) Modbus
3 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) General Ledger
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) SAP XI
2 4 (5.33%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (4.00%) SAPUI5
3 3 (4.00%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (1.33%) CESG
2 1 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.33%) PKI
2 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.67%) VMS
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ERP
2 17 (22.67%) Test Management
3 14 (18.67%) CRM
4 11 (14.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (10.67%) Migration
5 8 (10.67%) Revenue Management
6 4 (5.33%) Time Management
7 2 (2.67%) Analytics
7 2 (2.67%) Change Control
7 2 (2.67%) Content Management
7 2 (2.67%) Data Management
7 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.67%) Information Assurance
7 2 (2.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Master Data Management
7 2 (2.67%) Validation
7 2 (2.67%) Web Analytics
8 1 (1.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.33%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) ABAP
2 3 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) CCA
4 3 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (4.00%) CISSP
5 2 (2.67%) CISM
6 1 (1.33%) CLAS
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) MCSD
6 1 (1.33%) MCSE
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) RMADS
2 2 (2.67%) GMP
2 2 (2.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) XenApp
2 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) SAP
2 8 (10.67%) webMethods
3 5 (6.67%) Dell
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Capita
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
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