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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 9 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 54 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.00% 6.88% 7.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.41% 7.19% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +27.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £332 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £560 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -6.66%
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
435 306 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.67% 95.63% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 171 264
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £145 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £11.72 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 14 £375 -11.76% 3
East Grinstead +2 2 £475 -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (55.88%) SAP
2 29 (42.65%) Finance
3 26 (38.24%) ERP
4 22 (32.35%) SAP ERP
5 18 (26.47%) CRM
6 15 (22.06%) SAP PSCD
7 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.59%) SAP FI
8 13 (19.12%) SAP BW
9 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 11 (16.18%) SAP FI-CA
10 11 (16.18%) Migration
10 11 (16.18%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
11 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
12 9 (13.24%) Workflow
12 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
13 8 (11.76%) Test Management
13 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.76%) SAP XI
13 8 (11.76%) General Ledger
14 7 (10.29%) SAP SRM
14 7 (10.29%) Requirements Management
14 7 (10.29%) CCA
14 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.82%) Windows
16 5 (7.35%) .NET
16 5 (7.35%) Oracle

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.35%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (7.35%) Lync
4 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.47%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.47%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (32.35%) SAP ERP
2 15 (22.06%) SAP PSCD
3 14 (20.59%) SAP FI
4 11 (16.18%) SAP FI-CA
5 7 (10.29%) SAP SRM
6 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (4.41%) SAP CO
7 2 (2.94%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
8 1 (1.47%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) VoIP
2 3 (4.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SAP BW
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) MorphX
3 1 (1.47%) MSI
3 1 (1.47%) InstallShield
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) General Ledger
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 2 (2.94%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) SAP XI
2 5 (7.35%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) WCF
3 3 (4.41%) jQuery
3 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (4.41%) REST
4 2 (2.94%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.94%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (2.94%) BAPI
4 2 (2.94%) SAP ALE
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.94%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) SOAP
5 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.47%) Spring
5 1 (1.47%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.94%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Android
2 2 (2.94%) AIX
3 1 (1.47%) VMS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) ERP
2 18 (26.47%) CRM
3 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.18%) Migration
4 11 (16.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Workflow
7 8 (11.76%) Test Management
8 7 (10.29%) Requirements Management
9 5 (7.35%) B2B
9 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.88%) Revenue Management
11 3 (4.41%) MVC
11 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
12 2 (2.94%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.94%) Business Development
13 1 (1.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) C#
1 3 (4.41%) Java
1 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.41%) ABAP
2 2 (2.94%) X++
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VBScript
3 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) CCA
4 5 (7.35%) MCSE
4 5 (7.35%) MCSA
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.35%) MCTS
4 5 (7.35%) MCITP
5 4 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) XenApp
2 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (55.88%) SAP
2 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Avaya
3 5 (7.35%) webMethods
3 5 (7.35%) Sonus
4 4 (5.88%) Syclo
4 4 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.41%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) Baan
6 2 (2.94%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Ariba
7 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) F5
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
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Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 18 days ago