The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing 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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 42 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 18 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 7.38% 3.91% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.50% 4.17% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -11.04%
Consultant
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Worthing 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
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 120 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 98.36% 93.75% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 70 38
Average daily rate £425 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (54.84%) ERP
3 16 (51.61%) SAP PSCD
4 14 (45.16%) SAP ERP
5 13 (41.94%) Test Management
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
8 6 (19.35%) SAP HR
8 6 (19.35%) SAP FI
9 5 (16.13%) Time Management
9 5 (16.13%) CRM
9 5 (16.13%) ABAP
10 4 (12.90%) SAP XI
10 4 (12.90%) webMethods
10 4 (12.90%) NetWeaver
10 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) SAP Fiori
11 3 (9.68%) SAPUI5
11 3 (9.68%) Revenue Management
11 3 (9.68%) SAP FI-CA
11 3 (9.68%) SAP FI-AA
11 3 (9.68%) Java
11 3 (9.68%) Web Dynpro
12 2 (6.45%) SAP Payroll
12 2 (6.45%) Data Management
12 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
12 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 4 (12.90%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 16 (51.61%) SAP PSCD
2 14 (45.16%) SAP ERP
3 6 (19.35%) SAP FI
3 6 (19.35%) SAP HR
4 3 (9.68%) SAP FI-AA
4 3 (9.68%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (6.45%) SAP HCM
5 2 (6.45%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (3.23%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (12.90%) SAP XI
2 3 (9.68%) SAPUI5
2 3 (9.68%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ERP
2 13 (41.94%) Test Management
3 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Revenue Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) ABAP
2 3 (9.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) CCA
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) webMethods