The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Project Manager
Rank 71 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.36% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £250 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.75% -7.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £420 £440
% change year-on-year
-14.58% -4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Project Manager
South West

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
826 828 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.72% 95.50% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 608 492
Average daily rate £363 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £517 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 21 48
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £46.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Project Manager in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lead Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Lead Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Lead Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Project Manager in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) APMP

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Lead Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) APMP
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP