The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 60 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.39% 7.88% 8.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 8.27% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 55
Median daily rate £400 £376 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £313 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £42.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-27.38% +41.17%
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
888 859 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.57% 95.34% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 642 576
Median daily rate £375 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £502 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 42 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.10 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 70 (52.63%) Project Management
2 50 (37.59%) PRINCE2
3 44 (33.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (20.30%) Finance
5 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.04%) Telecoms
7 17 (12.78%) MS Project
8 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
9 15 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (9.02%) SC Cleared
11 11 (8.27%) Degree
11 11 (8.27%) Banking
12 10 (7.52%) ITIL
12 10 (7.52%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.02%) Unified Communications
13 8 (6.02%) Project Planning
13 8 (6.02%) .NET
13 8 (6.02%) PMP
13 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (6.02%) Migration
14 7 (5.26%) Scrum
14 7 (5.26%) Programme Management
14 7 (5.26%) Change Management
14 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 7 (5.26%) ERP
14 7 (5.26%) MS Office
14 7 (5.26%) SAP
14 7 (5.26%) Change Control
14 7 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
15 6 (4.51%) Digital Media

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.26%) Confluence
1 3 (2.26%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.50%) CMS
2 2 (1.50%) MS Project Server
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) Drupal
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 17 (12.78%) MS Project
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.75%) Primavera
1 1 (0.75%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.75%) SAP PM
1 1 (0.75%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) Office 365
2 3 (2.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.51%) Skype
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
4 3 (2.26%) LAN
4 3 (2.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.75%) Softphone
5 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (20.30%) Finance
2 20 (15.04%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.27%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Billing
4 4 (3.01%) Marketing
5 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) .NET
2 2 (1.50%) CSS
2 2 (1.50%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.51%) Digital Media
2 5 (3.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.26%) User Experience
4 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.50%) Handset
4 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.50%) PMI
4 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Pricing Data
5 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (52.63%) Project Management
2 50 (37.59%) PRINCE2
3 44 (33.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.52%) ITIL
5 10 (7.52%) Waterfall
6 8 (6.02%) Migration
6 8 (6.02%) Project Planning
7 7 (5.26%) Change Control
7 7 (5.26%) Change Management
7 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.26%) ERP
7 7 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 7 (5.26%) Scrum
8 6 (4.51%) Security Management
9 5 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.76%) Project Governance
9 5 (3.76%) Time Management
10 4 (3.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.50%) C
1 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.50%) PHP
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (9.02%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.27%) Degree
5 8 (6.02%) PMP
5 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.76%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.01%) CISSP
8 2 (1.50%) APMP
9 1 (0.75%) APMG
9 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
2 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Nexpose
1 1 (0.75%) QRadar
1 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (5.26%) SAP
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle
3 4 (3.01%) Cisco
4 3 (2.26%) NEC
4 3 (2.26%) Polycom
5 2 (1.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (1.50%) Remedy
5 2 (1.50%) Siemens
5 2 (1.50%) Teradata
6 1 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.75%) Facebook
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Imperva
6 1 (0.75%) Incapsula
6 1 (0.75%) Infor
6 1 (0.75%) MAPICS
6 1 (0.75%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago