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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 23 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 31 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.08% 5.61% 12.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 5.83% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 26
Median daily rate £425 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £408 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +54.12%
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
490 652 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.08% 96.31% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 406 247
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 25
Median hourly rate £34.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +6 16 £490 -6.66%
Crawley +6 4 £258 -40.46% 1
East Grinstead -2 3 £345 - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £400 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 40 (60.61%) SAP
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 18 (27.27%) ABAP
4 16 (24.24%) ERP
4 16 (24.24%) SAP HR
5 15 (22.73%) NetWeaver
5 15 (22.73%) SAP PSCD
5 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (21.21%) SAPUI5
6 14 (21.21%) Time Management
6 14 (21.21%) CRM
6 14 (21.21%) Web Dynpro
7 11 (16.67%) Finance
8 10 (15.15%) SAP BW
9 8 (12.12%) General Ledger
10 7 (10.61%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (10.61%) SAP FI
10 7 (10.61%) SAP Fiori
10 7 (10.61%) Process Improvement
11 6 (9.09%) webMethods
11 6 (9.09%) SAP CRM
11 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 6 (9.09%) SAP XI
12 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.58%) SAP CO
12 5 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (7.58%) Migration
12 5 (7.58%) CCA
12 5 (7.58%) VMS
12 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement

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 15 (22.73%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (24.24%) SAP HR
2 15 (22.73%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (10.61%) SAP FI
4 6 (9.09%) SAP CRM
5 5 (7.58%) SAP CO
5 5 (7.58%) SAP ERP
5 5 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (4.55%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (3.03%) SAP PS
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (1.52%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
1 2 (3.03%) PBX
1 2 (3.03%) Skype
1 2 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) DHCP
2 1 (1.52%) SMTP
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.55%) Big Data
3 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.52%) HBase
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.03%) JMeter
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) General Ledger
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) SAPUI5
1 14 (21.21%) Web Dynpro
2 7 (10.61%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (9.09%) SAP XI
4 4 (6.06%) Middleware
4 4 (6.06%) SAP PI
4 4 (6.06%) Web Services
5 3 (4.55%) Spring
6 2 (3.03%) .NET
6 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.52%) JDBC
7 1 (1.52%) JMS
7 1 (1.52%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.52%) WSDL
7 1 (1.52%) XML
7 1 (1.52%) XSD
7 1 (1.52%) XSL
7 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Smart Energy
3 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) VMS
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.52%) AIX
4 1 (1.52%) SUSE
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) ERP
2 14 (21.21%) CRM
2 14 (21.21%) Time Management
3 7 (10.61%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (10.61%) Process Improvement
4 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.58%) Case Management
4 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.58%) Migration
4 5 (7.58%) Prototyping
4 5 (7.58%) System Testing
5 4 (6.06%) Analytics
5 4 (6.06%) Information Security
5 4 (6.06%) Revenue Management
5 4 (6.06%) Test Management
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.55%) Data Mapping
6 3 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) Java
2 18 (27.27%) ABAP
3 3 (4.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) CCA
2 3 (4.55%) CISM
2 3 (4.55%) CISSP
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) WAI
2 2 (3.03%) WCAG
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.52%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (60.61%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) webMethods
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos
4 2 (3.03%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Mitel
4 2 (3.03%) Siemens
5 1 (1.52%) Dell
5 1 (1.52%) F5
5 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.52%) Talend
5 1 (1.52%) VMware