The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 13 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 93 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.37% 9.99% 12.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.38% 12.82% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 60 49
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£375 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.82 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.52% -17.85%
Project Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
695 624 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 77.48% 77.90% 74.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 468 274
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 11
Average hourly rate £41.00 £23.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.34% -39.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Bristol region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 65 (38.92%) PRINCE2
2 60 (35.93%) Finance
3 38 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (20.36%) Security Cleared
4 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.57%) SC Cleared
6 19 (11.38%) Risk Management
6 19 (11.38%) Programme Management
7 18 (10.78%) MS Project
7 18 (10.78%) APMP
8 16 (9.58%) Banking
8 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
9 15 (8.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (7.78%) Microsoft
10 13 (7.78%) Change Management
11 12 (7.19%) Resource Management
12 11 (6.59%) Scrum
12 11 (6.59%) ITIL
13 10 (5.99%) SQL
13 10 (5.99%) Retail
13 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (5.39%) Degree
14 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (5.39%) ISEB
14 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
15 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
15 8 (4.79%) Configuration Management
15 8 (4.79%) MS Office
15 8 (4.79%) Marketing
15 8 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.40%) WebLogic
1 4 (2.40%) IIS
1 4 (2.40%) JBoss
1 4 (2.40%) Apache
1 4 (2.40%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.20%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.60%) Liferay
3 1 (0.60%) Lync
3 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Project
2 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.79%) MS Office
3 8 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.60%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.40%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.40%) DNS
1 4 (2.40%) Internet
1 4 (2.40%) Firewall
2 3 (1.80%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.60%) PBX
3 1 (0.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.59%) MySQL
2 6 (3.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.80%) Big Data
4 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
General
1 60 (35.93%) Finance
2 16 (9.58%) Banking
3 10 (5.99%) Retail
4 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.79%) Marketing
5 7 (4.19%) Military
6 6 (3.59%) Local Government
7 3 (1.80%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (51.50%) Project Manager
2 20 (11.98%) Analyst
3 13 (7.78%) Senior Manager
3 13 (7.78%) Project Planner
4 11 (6.59%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (5.39%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (4.79%) Programme Manager
6 8 (4.79%) Business Analyst
6 8 (4.79%) Architect
7 6 (3.59%) Project Support Officer
7 6 (3.59%) Project Officer
8 5 (2.99%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Project Engineer
9 4 (2.40%) Test Analyst
10 3 (1.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (1.80%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (1.80%) Coordinator
10 3 (1.80%) Developer
10 3 (1.80%) Project Coordinator
10 3 (1.80%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.19%) .NET
2 6 (3.59%) CSS
2 6 (3.59%) Middleware
3 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.40%) HTML
4 4 (2.40%) J2EE
4 4 (2.40%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.20%) JFC
5 2 (1.20%) XML
6 1 (0.60%) Spring
6 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.60%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.60%) OAuth
6 1 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.40%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.40%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.80%) NHS
5 2 (1.20%) Handset
5 2 (1.20%) iPhone
5 2 (1.20%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.60%) Economics
6 1 (0.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.19%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Solaris
2 4 (2.40%) Linux
2 4 (2.40%) UNIX
2 4 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.92%) PRINCE2
2 38 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.38%) Risk Management
4 19 (11.38%) Programme Management
5 13 (7.78%) Change Management
6 12 (7.19%) Resource Management
7 11 (6.59%) ITIL
7 11 (6.59%) Scrum
8 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.79%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.79%) Change Control
10 6 (3.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (3.59%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.59%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (3.59%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.59%) Dependency Management
11 5 (2.99%) Analytics
11 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (2.99%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.99%) SQL
2 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.20%) PHP
3 2 (1.20%) C
3 2 (1.20%) C#
3 2 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby
4 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.60%) R
4 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (20.36%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.78%) APMP
4 15 (8.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (5.39%) Degree
5 9 (5.39%) ISEB
6 7 (4.19%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.40%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.80%) ACCA
9 3 (1.80%) PMP
9 3 (1.80%) MAPM
10 2 (1.20%) CIMA
11 1 (0.60%) CIPD
11 1 (0.60%) CISM
11 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SCCM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle
3 4 (2.40%) SAP
3 4 (2.40%) Cisco
3 4 (2.40%) Citrix
3 4 (2.40%) BEA
3 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.40%) Sun
3 4 (2.40%) Ektron
4 2 (1.20%) OpenText
4 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.60%) Dell
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