The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 73 71 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 0.85% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -16.60%
PMP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
182 118 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.22% 14.77% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 88 92
Average daily rate £383 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £17.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £17.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £33.50 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PMP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PMP also 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 that cited PMP.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) PMBOK
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PMP also 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 that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMBOK