Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Functional Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Functional Consultant
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 103 107
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Bristol median daily rate £525 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.32% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -7.22% +2.11% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1876 1612 1663
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.94% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1143 1227
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.03 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Functional Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in Bristol

Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Consultant in Bristol

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Workday
3 2 (50.00%) Workday HCM
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SAP GTS
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (25.00%) SAP SD

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (25.00%) SAP GTS
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SD
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Workday
3 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards