The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
South West / Bristol
Rank 66 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.24% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £569 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

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
721 787 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.39% 96.33% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 575 613
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 22
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.63 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleTools
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PeopleCode
3 1 (33.33%) SQR
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Primavera
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Technical 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (33.33%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) PeopleTools
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PeopleCode
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQR
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) IBM