The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 23 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.46% 2.08% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.15% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £250 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +8.33%  
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 £50.75
% change year-on-year +6.10% -1.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 268 279 351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.81% 96.54% 98.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 162 236
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 15
Median hourly rate £11.93 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.15% +5.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in East Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in East Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in East Sussex

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -1 4 £250 -23.07% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Mapinfo
2 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 4 (40.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
2 4 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Psychology
3 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (10.00%) Mason
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Teradata

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (40.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Coaching
1 4 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) Psychology
2 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata
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