Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Sussex 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
South East > Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 1.85% 16.67% 13.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 17.07% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 7
Sussex median daily rate - £425 £425
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £54.00 £45.00 £60.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.62% +168.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex. 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
Sussex
Contract vacancies in Sussex with a recognized job title 51 41 67
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 97.62% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 44
Sussex median daily rate £456 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.36% -17.16% +30.00%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £302
90th Percentile £544 £475 £553
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Sussex median hourly rate £180.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1100.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Sussex

Consultant Skill Set
Top 1 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex

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 Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model