The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 32 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 33 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.56% 7.84% 6.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 8.31% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 14
Average daily rate
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£500 £330 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £245 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £490 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.04% -4.11%
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
555 349 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 93.43% 94.32% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 222 249
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 36
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -32.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £30.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Crawley -6 9 £405 -12.90% 3
Worthing -5 5 - -
Gatwick - 4 £500 -
East Grinstead +4 1 £475 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 47 (53.41%) SAP
2 39 (44.32%) Finance
3 34 (38.64%) ERP
4 30 (34.09%) SAP ERP
5 22 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
5 22 (25.00%) CRM
6 20 (22.73%) SAP FI
7 18 (20.45%) SAP FI-CA
7 18 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (17.05%) Test Management
8 15 (17.05%) Requirements Management
9 14 (15.91%) SAP BW
9 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (15.91%) Migration
10 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
10 13 (14.77%) Security Cleared
11 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
11 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
12 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 11 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (11.36%) SAP XI
14 9 (10.23%) Workflow
14 9 (10.23%) General Ledger
14 9 (10.23%) Integration Testing
15 8 (9.09%) SAP SRM
15 8 (9.09%) .NET
16 7 (7.95%) Oracle
16 7 (7.95%) Windows
16 7 (7.95%) CCA
16 7 (7.95%) webMethods

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.68%) IIS
3 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.68%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (5.68%) Lync
4 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.27%) Apache
7 1 (1.14%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.14%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (34.09%) SAP ERP
2 22 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
3 20 (22.73%) SAP FI
4 18 (20.45%) SAP FI-CA
5 8 (9.09%) SAP SRM
6 4 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (4.55%) SAP CRM
6 4 (4.55%) SAP HR
7 2 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.27%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (1.14%) SAP MDM
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle AGIS
8 1 (1.14%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) VoIP
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SAP BW
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.41%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (3.41%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.14%) MS Access
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.27%) MorphX
2 2 (2.27%) MSI
2 2 (2.27%) InstallShield
General
1 39 (44.32%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.23%) General Ledger
4 6 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) SAP XI
2 8 (9.09%) .NET
3 6 (6.82%) HTML
3 6 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (3.41%) SAML
4 3 (3.41%) REST
4 3 (3.41%) OAuth2
4 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.41%) WCF
4 3 (3.41%) jQuery
4 3 (3.41%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.41%) WebGL
4 3 (3.41%) HTML5
4 3 (3.41%) OAuth
5 2 (2.27%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.27%) Application Packaging
5 2 (2.27%) CSS3
5 2 (2.27%) Web Services
5 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.41%) Blog
3 2 (2.27%) Social Media
3 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Android
2 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.27%) UNIX
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) AIX
3 1 (1.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.64%) ERP
2 22 (25.00%) CRM
3 18 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (17.05%) Test Management
4 15 (17.05%) Requirements Management
5 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (15.91%) Migration
6 9 (10.23%) Workflow
6 9 (10.23%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.82%) MVC
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.68%) B2B
9 4 (4.55%) Revenue Management
10 3 (3.41%) OO
10 3 (3.41%) Project Management
10 3 (3.41%) Data Management
10 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) C#
1 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) X++
3 2 (2.27%) VBScript
3 2 (2.27%) ABAP
4 1 (1.14%) Java
4 1 (1.14%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) CCA
4 6 (6.82%) Degree
5 5 (5.68%) MCSE
5 5 (5.68%) MCSA
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.68%) MCTS
5 5 (5.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) SAP
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) webMethods
4 5 (5.68%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.68%) Avaya
4 5 (5.68%) Sonus
5 3 (3.41%) Ariba
6 2 (2.27%) Syclo
6 2 (2.27%) Facebook
6 2 (2.27%) Twitter
6 2 (2.27%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Baan
6 2 (2.27%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) F5
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