The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Contracts Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Contract Manager
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.66% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £358 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £419 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £465 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
705 759 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.44% 96.44% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 558 594
Median daily rate £395 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 21
Median hourly rate £19.38 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Contracts Manager in the job title.

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Contracts Manager across the Bristol region.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Contracts Manager 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 Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) NEC
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Military
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) NEC