The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Bid Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bid Consultant
Rank - - 628
Contract jobs requiring a Bid Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Bid Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Bid Consultant in the job title.

Bid Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bid Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bid Consultant within the UK.

Bid Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bid Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Bid Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bid Consultant Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Bid 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 featuring Bid Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Presales

Bid Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared