The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £408 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sussex during the 3 months to 22 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 / Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 19.05% 4.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £408 - -
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 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
Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 20 23 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 95.24% 100.00% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 15
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £385 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 2 (50.00%) JDE OneWorld
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) SAP