The median contractor rate for a Functional Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.59% 0.35% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.36% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 813 832 890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.87% 97.20% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1770 2043 2066
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £236 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 88 99
Median hourly rate £31.00 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.96% -24.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £9.93 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £43.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Programme Management
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Workday
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (37.50%) Workday HCM
5 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (62.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Workday HCM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Workday