Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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.

Technical Consultant
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 100 100
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.21% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Bristol median daily rate £475 £360 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -22.16% +15.63%
10th Percentile £438 £350 £353
90th Percentile £513 £370 £600
South West median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 1,775 1,531 1,613
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 95.15% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,176 1,051 1,156
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £239 £231 £226
90th Percentile £525 £545 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 77 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -9.09% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.58 £12.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £48.00 £51.80
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -26.67% +78.57%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Bristol

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Bristol

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Technical Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) EAM
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Silverpop
2 1 (25.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (25.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (25.00%) Silverpop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Technology
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) EAM
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Coremetrics
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware