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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 91 57 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.99% 9.11% 11.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.04% 13.04% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 67
Average daily rate
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£403 £366 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £48.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -6.15%
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
756 437 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.70% 69.81% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 317 369
Average daily rate £400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 41
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.20 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - - - -
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 61 (35.88%) PRINCE2
2 50 (29.41%) Finance
3 48 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (15.88%) Risk Management
5 27 (15.88%) Security Cleared
6 24 (14.12%) MS Project
7 22 (12.94%) Change Management
8 21 (12.35%) SC Cleared
9 16 (9.41%) Configuration Management
9 16 (9.41%) Oracle
10 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
10 15 (8.82%) Degree
10 15 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 15 (8.82%) Open Source
11 13 (7.65%) Project Planning
11 13 (7.65%) ITIL
12 12 (7.06%) MS Excel
12 12 (7.06%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.06%) Change Control
13 11 (6.47%) Data Analysis
13 11 (6.47%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.47%) MS Visio
14 10 (5.88%) ISEB
14 10 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 10 (5.88%) Time Management
14 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
15 9 (5.29%) Casewise

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 9 (5.29%) SAS
2 5 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.35%) Confluence
4 2 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (0.59%) Lync
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.59%) nginx
5 1 (0.59%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (14.12%) MS Project
2 12 (7.06%) MS Excel
3 11 (6.47%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.76%) MS Office
6 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Agresso
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) WAN
2 3 (1.76%) PPP
3 2 (1.18%) Wireless
3 2 (1.18%) Network Security
3 2 (1.18%) LTE
4 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.59%) IMAP
4 1 (0.59%) DHCP
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
4 1 (0.59%) 802.11
4 1 (0.59%) Firewall
4 1 (0.59%) GPRS
4 1 (0.59%) GSM
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.29%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.94%) MySQL
4 4 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.76%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.59%) OLAP
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.94%) JUnit
2 4 (2.35%) Subversion
2 4 (2.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.59%) Hudson
3 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 50 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Banking
3 7 (4.12%) Retail
4 6 (3.53%) Legal
5 5 (2.94%) Military
6 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 3 (1.76%) Advertising
6 3 (1.76%) Automotive
6 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (45.88%) Project Manager
2 19 (11.18%) Analyst
3 12 (7.06%) Business Analyst
4 11 (6.47%) Programme Manager
5 9 (5.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (4.71%) Architect
6 8 (4.71%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (4.71%) Data Manager
7 7 (4.12%) Senior Manager
8 6 (3.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (3.53%) Coordinator
8 6 (3.53%) Project Planner
8 6 (3.53%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (3.53%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (2.94%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.94%) Developer
9 5 (2.94%) Data Migration Manager
9 5 (2.94%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) Spring
1 6 (3.53%) Spring MVC
2 5 (2.94%) JSP
3 4 (2.35%) Web Services
3 4 (2.35%) XML
3 4 (2.35%) XSD
3 4 (2.35%) Middleware
3 4 (2.35%) Ajax
3 4 (2.35%) HTML
3 4 (2.35%) jQuery
3 4 (2.35%) CSS
4 3 (1.76%) LAMP
5 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.59%) .NET
5 1 (0.59%) Java EE
5 1 (0.59%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.82%) Open Source
2 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.71%) Economics
5 4 (2.35%) User Experience
6 3 (1.76%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) PMI
7 2 (1.18%) Social Media
8 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.59%) NHS
8 1 (0.59%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.59%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.71%) Windows
2 5 (2.94%) Windows XP
2 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (2.94%) UNIX
3 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.18%) Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) Debian
5 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.88%) PRINCE2
2 48 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (15.88%) Risk Management
5 22 (12.94%) Change Management
6 16 (9.41%) Configuration Management
7 15 (8.82%) Programme Management
8 13 (7.65%) ITIL
8 13 (7.65%) Project Planning
9 12 (7.06%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.06%) Change Control
10 11 (6.47%) Data Analysis
10 11 (6.47%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.88%) Time Management
11 10 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 10 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
12 9 (5.29%) Migration
13 8 (4.71%) Scrum
13 8 (4.71%) Resource Management
14 7 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.29%) SQL
2 8 (4.71%) Java
3 5 (2.94%) C
4 2 (1.18%) PHP
5 1 (0.59%) Python
5 1 (0.59%) Ruby
5 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (15.88%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.35%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.82%) Degree
4 10 (5.88%) ISEB
4 10 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.35%) APMP
6 2 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.59%) CWNA
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PMP
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (2.35%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) Basel II
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (2.94%) vSphere
2 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) Samba
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) Netcool
1 5 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.59%) SCOM
2 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (9.41%) Oracle
2 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.29%) Casewise
4 7 (4.12%) Cisco
5 5 (2.94%) EMC
5 5 (2.94%) Citrix
6 4 (2.35%) SAP
6 4 (2.35%) hybris
7 3 (1.76%) VMware
8 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.59%) webMethods
9 1 (0.59%) HP
9 1 (0.59%) Facebook
9 1 (0.59%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.59%) Software AG
9 1 (0.59%) CA
9 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £215 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £400 - 406 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £700 - 800 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago