The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 20 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 67 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.13% 4.19% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.39% 4.39% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 18
Median daily rate £425 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £326 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £474 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
907 866 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.49% 95.48% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 646 548
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 37
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.21% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Bristol region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Bristol region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (22.13%) SQL
2 26 (21.31%) Security Cleared
3 24 (19.67%) Migration
4 21 (17.21%) SAP
5 20 (16.39%) Windows
5 20 (16.39%) Finance
6 19 (15.57%) SC Cleared
7 17 (13.93%) Oracle
8 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
9 12 (9.84%) Information Security
9 12 (9.84%) Windows Server
10 10 (8.20%) IBM
10 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
10 10 (8.20%) VMware
11 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
11 9 (7.38%) CISSP
11 9 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
12 8 (6.56%) Information Assurance
12 8 (6.56%) Coaching
12 8 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (6.56%) Oracle Payroll
12 8 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
13 7 (5.74%) Quality Management
13 7 (5.74%) Unix
13 7 (5.74%) Cisco
13 7 (5.74%) Data Migration
13 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.46%) Alfresco
2 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.46%) IIS
2 3 (2.46%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (3.28%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.46%) Maximo
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.46%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.64%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.64%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.64%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.64%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.64%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.82%) assyst
5 1 (0.82%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.82%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Office 365
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.82%) IaaS
3 1 (0.82%) PaaS
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) BIG-IP
1 5 (4.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (4.10%) Internet
2 3 (2.46%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.46%) SAN
2 3 (2.46%) VPN
3 2 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (1.64%) Firewall
3 2 (1.64%) Intranet
3 2 (1.64%) IPsec
3 2 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.82%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.82%) ISUP
4 1 (0.82%) MVNO
4 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.82%) Skype
4 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.82%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.10%) Power BI
4 4 (3.28%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.46%) Data Mart
5 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.64%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.82%) Big Data
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) Essbase
7 1 (0.82%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Selenium
2 3 (2.46%) Capybara
2 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.46%) JIRA
2 3 (2.46%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.46%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.82%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.82%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.82%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (16.39%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.28%) Marketing
4 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) Retail
5 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Billing
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (2.46%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.46%) Behat
2 3 (2.46%) JSP
3 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.64%) CSS
3 2 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.82%) EDI
4 1 (0.82%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.82%) MDX
4 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.46%) Economics
2 3 (2.46%) NHS
3 2 (1.64%) Cryptography
3 2 (1.64%) EMC VNX
3 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.64%) PKI
3 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.82%) Blog
4 1 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.82%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.82%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.39%) Windows
2 12 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.74%) Unix
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.28%) Linux
6 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) Migration
2 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.84%) Information Security
4 9 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (6.56%) Coaching
5 8 (6.56%) Information Assurance
6 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.74%) Data Migration
6 7 (5.74%) Quality Management
7 6 (4.92%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.92%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.92%) CRM
7 6 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (4.92%) ITIL
7 6 (4.92%) Project Planning
7 6 (4.92%) Requirements Management
7 6 (4.92%) SDLC
8 5 (4.10%) Project Management
8 5 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.13%) SQL
2 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
2 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.92%) C#
4 4 (3.28%) Java
4 4 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.46%) Ruby
5 3 (2.46%) VBScript
6 2 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (0.82%) ABAP
7 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.38%) CISSP
4 7 (5.74%) CLAS
5 6 (4.92%) CISM
6 5 (4.10%) Degree
7 3 (2.46%) CISA
8 2 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.82%) CCA
9 1 (0.82%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.82%) CRISC
9 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.10%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) COBIT
3 2 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.82%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.64%) XenApp
3 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.46%) SCCM
2 3 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.64%) WSUS
4 1 (0.82%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.82%) Nessus
4 1 (0.82%) Nmap
4 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) SAP
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle
3 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.20%) IBM
4 10 (8.20%) VMware
5 7 (5.74%) Cisco
6 5 (4.10%) F5
6 5 (4.10%) NetApp
7 3 (2.46%) BMC
7 3 (2.46%) Dell
7 3 (2.46%) Nintex
7 3 (2.46%) Rally
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.64%) Citrix
8 2 (1.64%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (1.64%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.64%) Veeam
9 1 (0.82%) Lumension
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