Resource Group’s Technical Recruitment Solutions division has been rebranded to Real Time Consultants.

This is an exciting time for us as it draws on our history, reestablishing the Real Time Consultants name and our continued commitment to serve the technology markets.

Welcome to our new website, have a look around. If you have questions please contact our Bristol office on +44 (0) 117 917 1500, or our Worcester office on +44 (0) 1905 368 576 or email

About Real Time Consultants

Our Vision

Our vision is to provide expert solutions that add value to our clients businesses.

Our People

Our employees are at the core of our success. Through employing and retaining talented and passionate staff we ensure the delivery of an effective, consistent and personal service to our clients and candidates.

We invest in training and development for our consultants to become market leaders in their specialist sectors, enabling them to understand our client’s business and add value to their recruitment process.

As corporate members of the REC and IRP Advocates, we provide IRP membership for all our employees and sponsor them through the industry recognised IRP qualifications. This gives our consultants proven knowledge of the legal and ethical requirements in recruitment, together with a detailed understanding of the recruitment market and the principles of assessing candidates.

We treat our staff fairly and equally, combating harassment and discrimination at work and promoting an open and honest culture.

Our Values







Operational Efficiency

The Real Time Consultants brand is trusted by companies from SME’s through to multi-national organisations, our reputation is built on integrity.

Our people are professionals recruited from both industry and public service, to bring you the right balance of knowledge and expertise.

We work with our clients as solution partners. Our consultative outlook enables us to enhance client performance through providing innovative tailored solutions that meet their needs, not ours.

We add value to our clients by increasing their ability to be flexible. We achieve this by providing a highly responsive service to client requirements.

People are at the heart of everything we do, from the people we employ to the candidates we represent and the clients we engage with.

You have peace of mind knowing that your risk is managed through our commitment to stay informed of the latest government regulatory frameworks, industry specific regulations & standards and international tax & payroll legislations. We deliver efficient solutions without cutting corners.

Our business model enables our specialist divisions to provide focused customer-facing solutions backed up by comprehensive central support, enabling divisions to collaborate to provide a broad and integrated bespoke solution from across the whole spectrum of our service.

Our History

Established in 1980, Real Time Consultants is a privately owned business with a 30 year history of providing professional and technical recruitment solutions within IT, software and safety-critical engineering.

Our proven ability to supply niche skills to these markets has led to the award of long-term contracts across the public and private sector, supplying key resources to cutting-edge technology projects and business-critical programmes.

We work with our clients as a trusted partner and believe in building meaningful long-term relationships, this is evident from the strength of our client base and longevity of our contractors. We partner with organisations across IT, Government, Defence, Air Traffic, Rail and Automotive, with services ranging from filling individual positions to establishing entire project teams across the UK and Europe.



Defence Industry Security Association (DISA)

The Association of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC)

DISA is a professional association providing advice and guidance on security matters for organisations working with Her Majesty’s Government, the Ministry of Defence and their subcontractors.

The ARC is a professional trade association for recruitment consultancies and is committed to raising standards and promoting the industry. All members abide by a code of professional practice to evidence their commitment and help underpin the value in quality assurance.


Cyber Essentials

Since 1993, Real Time Consultants has successfully held quality accreditation. We have a fully documented Business Management System certified by SGS, in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2008. We continually improve and maintain its effectiveness in accordance with the requirements of this International Standard. The scope of accreditation is for the provision of professional recruitment services and project consultancy to niche markets.

Cyber Essentials is a government-backed, industry supported scheme to help organisations protect themselves against common cyber attacks. Through the Assurance Framework it offers a mechanism for organisations to demonstrate to customers, investors, insurers and others that they have taken these essential precautions.