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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 43 48 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 35 22 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.91% 2.46% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 2.57% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 23
Median daily rate £438 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £382 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £504 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +54.12%
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
838 856 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.74% 95.75% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 628 627
Median daily rate £368 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 47 44
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £31.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 28 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 24 (24.49%) SAP
3 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
4 18 (18.37%) Migration
5 16 (16.33%) Oracle
5 16 (16.33%) SQL
6 13 (13.27%) Finance
7 12 (12.24%) Information Security
8 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.18%) CLAS
10 8 (8.16%) Information Assurance
10 8 (8.16%) CISSP
10 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
10 8 (8.16%) Windows
11 7 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll
11 7 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
12 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
12 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
12 6 (6.12%) CISM
12 6 (6.12%) CRM
12 6 (6.12%) Unix
13 5 (5.10%) IBM
13 5 (5.10%) SAP BW
13 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (5.10%) Internet
13 5 (5.10%) Project Management

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 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.02%) Liferay
4 1 (1.02%) Mule
4 1 (1.02%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (4.08%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 4 (4.08%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.08%) SAP SD
3 3 (3.06%) Maximo
3 3 (3.06%) SAP CO
3 3 (3.06%) SAP FI
3 3 (3.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (3.06%) SAP WM
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.04%) Primavera
4 2 (2.04%) SAP GRC
4 2 (2.04%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.02%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.02%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.02%) IaaS
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.02%) PaaS
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) VPN
3 3 (3.06%) BIG-IP
3 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (3.06%) Firewall
3 3 (3.06%) IPsec
3 3 (3.06%) SAN
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (2.04%) Network Security
5 1 (1.02%) BGP
5 1 (1.02%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.02%) INAP
5 1 (1.02%) Intranet
5 1 (1.02%) ISUP
5 1 (1.02%) LDAP
5 1 (1.02%) OSPF
5 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.02%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.10%) Power BI
2 5 (5.10%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.04%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.02%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) PeopleTools
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.02%) Ant
3 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) JUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Subversion
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Billing
4 2 (2.04%) Electronics
4 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) .NET
2 3 (3.06%) JSP
3 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
3 2 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) RESTful
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.02%) SOAP
4 1 (1.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.04%) CESG
3 2 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (2.04%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.04%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.02%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Unix
2 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) AIX
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) Migration
2 12 (12.24%) Information Security
3 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.16%) Information Assurance
5 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.12%) CRM
6 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.10%) Project Management
7 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.08%) IT Audit
9 3 (3.06%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.06%) Network Design
9 3 (3.06%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.06%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.06%) SAP Security
9 3 (3.06%) SDLC
9 3 (3.06%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
3 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.08%) Java
5 3 (3.06%) VBScript
6 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.02%) ABAP
7 1 (1.02%) Clojure
7 1 (1.02%) Groovy
7 1 (1.02%) PeopleCode
7 1 (1.02%) Perl
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.02%) SQR
7 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.18%) CLAS
4 8 (8.16%) CISSP
5 6 (6.12%) CISM
6 5 (5.10%) Degree
7 3 (3.06%) CISA
8 2 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.02%) CCA
9 1 (1.02%) CCIE
9 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.02%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.04%) COBIT
3 2 (2.04%) SLA
4 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.02%) GxP
4 1 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.02%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.04%) WSUS
2 1 (1.02%) Nessus
2 1 (1.02%) Nmap
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) SAP
2 16 (16.33%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) IBM
3 5 (5.10%) VMware
4 4 (4.08%) Cisco
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.06%) F5
6 2 (2.04%) Adobe
6 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.04%) Dell
6 2 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (2.04%) NetApp
6 2 (2.04%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.04%) Veeam
7 1 (1.02%) Citrix
7 1 (1.02%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.02%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.02%) Qualys
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