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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 26 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 53 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.05% 11.31% 9.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.17% 14.65% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 60 28
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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
649 594 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.09% 77.24% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 409 271
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 13
Average hourly rate £44.44 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.76% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 46 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.87%) Finance
3 38 (26.76%) PRINCE2
4 30 (21.13%) Security Cleared
5 24 (16.90%) Risk Management
6 21 (14.79%) SC Cleared
7 20 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (11.27%) MS Project
9 15 (10.56%) Microsoft
10 14 (9.86%) Open Source
10 14 (9.86%) Degree
11 13 (9.15%) Programme Management
12 11 (7.75%) Management Information System
12 11 (7.75%) Agile Project Management
13 10 (7.04%) Project Planning
13 10 (7.04%) Migration
13 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (6.34%) Oracle
14 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
14 9 (6.34%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.34%) Dependency Management
14 9 (6.34%) Change Control
15 8 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (5.63%) Scrum
15 8 (5.63%) CRM
15 8 (5.63%) ITIL
16 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (4.93%) Workflow
16 7 (4.93%) Legal
16 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) SAS
3 2 (1.41%) Liferay
4 1 (0.70%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.70%) Drupal
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Project
2 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.41%) MS Office
5 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Agresso
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) Wireless
2 1 (0.70%) 802.11
2 1 (0.70%) WAN
2 1 (0.70%) PPP
2 1 (0.70%) LTE
2 1 (0.70%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.41%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.70%) OLAP
4 1 (0.70%) MySQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) JIRA
1 2 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.70%) Ant
2 1 (0.70%) JUnit
2 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (28.87%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Legal
3 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Local Government
4 4 (2.82%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Military
4 4 (2.82%) Law
5 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.41%) Back Office
6 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (38.03%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.27%) Analyst
3 14 (9.86%) Programme Manager
4 9 (6.34%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.34%) Project Planner
5 8 (5.63%) Senior Manager
6 7 (4.93%) Project Coordinator
6 7 (4.93%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.23%) Architect
7 6 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (3.52%) Data Migration Manager
8 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.52%) Data Manager
9 4 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Programme Support Officer
9 4 (2.82%) Development Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (2.82%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) Middleware
2 3 (2.11%) Spring
2 3 (2.11%) Spring MVC
3 2 (1.41%) LAMP
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) JSP
4 1 (0.70%) .NET
4 1 (0.70%) EDI
4 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.70%) Mason
4 1 (0.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.86%) Open Source
2 11 (7.75%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.82%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.41%) Economics
5 2 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) PMI
6 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.70%) IVR
6 1 (0.70%) DTV
6 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.70%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.70%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.76%) PRINCE2
3 24 (16.90%) Risk Management
4 20 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.15%) Programme Management
6 11 (7.75%) Agile Project Management
7 10 (7.04%) Project Planning
7 10 (7.04%) Migration
8 9 (6.34%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.34%) Dependency Management
8 9 (6.34%) Change Control
9 8 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (5.63%) Scrum
9 8 (5.63%) CRM
9 8 (5.63%) ITIL
10 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.93%) Workflow
10 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.93%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.23%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.52%) C
2 4 (2.82%) Java
3 3 (2.11%) SQL
4 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 21 (14.79%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.86%) Degree
4 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.23%) ISEB
6 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.41%) CITP
6 2 (1.41%) APMP
6 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.70%) CWNA
7 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.70%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) BS25999
2 3 (2.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.70%) vSphere
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Netcool
2 1 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.34%) Oracle
3 3 (2.11%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.11%) SAP
4 2 (1.41%) Casewise
4 2 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.70%) CA
5 1 (0.70%) EMC
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco
5 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.70%) VMware
5 1 (0.70%) ForgeRock
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