The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 April 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 37 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.51% 6.21% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 6.35% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 15
Median daily rate £431 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.21% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £400 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £457 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +2.58% +1.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +2.22% +24.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 549 740 567
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 96.65% 97.75% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 459 375
Median daily rate £400 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +11.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -1.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Worthing +17 9 - - 1
Horsham +1 9 £364 -33.86%
Crawley +5 5 £550 +27.53%
Gatwick -4 3 - - 2
East Grinstead - 2 £440 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 West Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (57.14%) SAP
2 25 (35.71%) Finance
3 21 (30.00%) ERP
4 18 (25.71%) CRM
5 15 (21.43%) General Ledger
6 13 (18.57%) SAP PSCD
6 13 (18.57%) SAP BW
7 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (17.14%) ABAP
8 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (15.71%) SAP XI
8 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
9 10 (14.29%) Master Data Management
9 10 (14.29%) Revenue Management
9 10 (14.29%) Test Management
9 10 (14.29%) SAP ERP
9 10 (14.29%) Data Management
9 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 10 (14.29%) webMethods
9 10 (14.29%) Oracle
9 10 (14.29%) Java
9 10 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (14.29%) CCA
10 9 (12.86%) SAP HR
11 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.00%) Cognos
12 7 (10.00%) Analytics
13 6 (8.57%) SAPUI5
13 6 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 6 (8.57%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) SAP PSCD
2 10 (14.29%) SAP ERP
3 9 (12.86%) SAP HR
4 6 (8.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (5.71%) SAP MM
6 4 (5.71%) SAP WM
7 3 (4.29%) SAP FI
7 3 (4.29%) SAP HCM
7 3 (4.29%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.86%) FTP
2 2 (2.86%) Network Security
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) SSH
2 2 (2.86%) Telnet
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SAP BW
2 10 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Power BI
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.43%) JMeter
1 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) General Ledger
3 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) SAP XI
2 6 (8.57%) SAPUI5
2 6 (8.57%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (5.71%) SAP Basis
3 4 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (4.29%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.86%) Flash
5 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.43%) Spring
6 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) PMI
4 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) AIX
2 2 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) ERP
2 18 (25.71%) CRM
3 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (14.29%) Data Management
4 10 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 10 (14.29%) Revenue Management
4 10 (14.29%) Test Management
5 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Analytics
7 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Product Management
7 6 (8.57%) SDLC
7 6 (8.57%) Time Management
7 6 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (8.57%) Use Case
8 5 (7.14%) Cash Management
9 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.29%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (4.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) ABAP
2 10 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Perl
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) CCA
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) CCNP
3 1 (1.43%) CISA
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) CISM
3 1 (1.43%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) WAI
1 1 (1.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) SAP
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (14.29%) webMethods
4 7 (10.00%) Cognos
5 6 (8.57%) JD Edwards
6 5 (7.14%) Hyperion
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco
8 3 (4.29%) Tableau
9 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.86%) F5
9 2 (2.86%) Informatica
10 1 (1.43%) Avaya
10 1 (1.43%) Sun
10 1 (1.43%) VMware
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