The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.13% 3.14% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 3.19% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £250 £325 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% -16.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.10% +5.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 182 188 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 96.81% 98.43% 98.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 100 176
Median daily rate £350 £463 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +40.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £561 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Brighton

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Brighton

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant in Brighton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Brighton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
2 4 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 4 (50.00%) GIS
2 4 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Psychology
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 4 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Base SAS
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Coaching
1 4 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Psychology
2 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
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