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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 10 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 43 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.35% 9.46% 8.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.73% 9.80% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 14
Average daily rate £450 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £353 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+125.00% +1.01%
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
442 449 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.09% 96.56% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 287 203
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Worthing +11 25 £425 +6.25%
Crawley -10 8 £411 -3.23% 2
Gatwick 0 3 £450 -10.00% 1
Chichester - 1 £650 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 41 (58.57%) SAP
2 23 (32.86%) ERP
3 21 (30.00%) SAP PSCD
4 20 (28.57%) Finance
5 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
5 19 (27.14%) SAP ERP
6 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 13 (18.57%) Test Management
7 13 (18.57%) SAP BW
8 12 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (15.71%) CRM
10 10 (14.29%) CMS
10 10 (14.29%) SAP FI
11 9 (12.86%) SAP XI
11 9 (12.86%) webMethods
12 8 (11.43%) SAP HR
12 8 (11.43%) Revenue Management
13 7 (10.00%) General Ledger
13 7 (10.00%) CCA
13 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 6 (8.57%) Time Management
14 6 (8.57%) SAP FI-CA
15 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (7.14%) Content Management
15 5 (7.14%) SAP CO
15 5 (7.14%) Symantec
15 5 (7.14%) Migration
15 5 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
15 5 (7.14%) Dell
15 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (14.29%) CMS
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.71%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.43%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (30.00%) SAP PSCD
2 19 (27.14%) SAP ERP
3 10 (14.29%) SAP FI
4 8 (11.43%) SAP HR
5 6 (8.57%) SAP FI-CA
6 5 (7.14%) SAP CO
6 5 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (4.29%) SAP FI-AA
8 2 (2.86%) SAP HCM
8 2 (2.86%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (2.86%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (2.86%) SAP SRM
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
9 1 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.43%) Modbus
2 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.43%) DB2
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) VisualAge
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) General Ledger
2 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) SAP XI
2 4 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (5.71%) SAPUI5
3 3 (4.29%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (2.86%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.43%) Statistics
2 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) AIX
1 2 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) ERP
2 13 (18.57%) Test Management
3 12 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (15.71%) CRM
5 8 (11.43%) Revenue Management
6 6 (8.57%) Time Management
7 5 (7.14%) Content Management
7 5 (7.14%) Migration
8 4 (5.71%) Analytics
8 4 (5.71%) SAP Security
8 4 (5.71%) Web Analytics
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.86%) Data Management
10 2 (2.86%) Information Security
10 2 (2.86%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.86%) IT Governance
10 2 (2.86%) Requirements Management
10 2 (2.86%) SEO
10 2 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) ABAP
1 5 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.43%) CISM
4 1 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) GMP
2 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.43%) RMADS
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) XenApp
1 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) SAP
2 9 (12.86%) webMethods
3 5 (7.14%) Dell
3 5 (7.14%) Symantec
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.43%) Baan
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.43%) IBM
Gatwick
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - 60 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £325 - £400 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago