Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 46 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.05% 0.54% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.55% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Brighton median daily rate £388 £540 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.24% +12.21% +32.76%
10th Percentile £344 £223 £242
90th Percentile £411 £540 £615
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £520 £463
% change year-on-year -23.08% +12.43% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Contract vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 331 362 510
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.05% 98.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 218 347
Brighton median daily rate £381 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.99% +7.86% +1.60%
10th Percentile £247 £261 £225
90th Percentile £546 £538 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £380 £353
% change year-on-year -1.32% +7.80% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £19.10 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.31% +2.24% +22.89%
10th Percentile £10.20 £13.34 £12.63
90th Percentile £101.25 £36.25 £33.30
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year +31.43% -5.86% +17.57%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 18 November 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Firebase
2 3 (42.86%) SOLID
2 3 (42.86%) Push Notifications
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) Kibana
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI

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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Firebase
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Push Notifications
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP