The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Grinstead during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
West Sussex / East Grinstead
Rank 11 - 4
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Grinstead 5.88% - 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £440 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +95.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead. 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
East Grinstead
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32 13 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead 94.12% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 3
Median daily rate £409 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.85% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in East Grinstead

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in East Grinstead

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Grinstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in East Grinstead

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Grinstead region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Degree

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau