The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 13 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 79 86 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.98% 9.82% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.32% 10.39% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 59
Average daily rate £410 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £34.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-32.35% -9.69%
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
848 828 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 94.52% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 590 583
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 38
Average hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £95.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 70 (48.61%) Project Management
2 47 (32.64%) PRINCE2
3 46 (31.94%) Finance
4 41 (28.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 14 (9.72%) SAP
7 14 (9.72%) Banking
7 14 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (7.64%) Change Management
10 10 (6.94%) Change Control
10 10 (6.94%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.94%) Unified Communications
10 10 (6.94%) Project Governance
10 10 (6.94%) Security Cleared
11 9 (6.25%) ERP
12 8 (5.56%) MS Project
12 8 (5.56%) SC Cleared
13 7 (4.86%) Supplier Management
13 7 (4.86%) ITIL
13 7 (4.86%) Retail
13 7 (4.86%) Migration
13 7 (4.86%) Programme Management
13 7 (4.86%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.17%) Scrum
14 6 (4.17%) Marketing
14 6 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
15 5 (3.47%) Skype
15 5 (3.47%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.78%) Confluence
2 3 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) MS Project
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
2 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.08%) SAP PM
3 2 (1.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.69%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) IaaS
1 2 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.94%) Unified Communications
2 5 (3.47%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (3.47%) Skype
3 3 (2.08%) LAN
3 3 (2.08%) WAN
4 2 (1.39%) Firewall
4 2 (1.39%) Internet
4 2 (1.39%) Softphone
4 2 (1.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.69%) Broadband
5 1 (0.69%) GSM
5 1 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) SMS
5 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 18 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.72%) Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Retail
5 6 (4.17%) Marketing
6 4 (2.78%) Billing
6 4 (2.78%) Electronics
6 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.39%) Local Government
7 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.39%) Handset
3 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.39%) PMI
3 2 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.69%) FMCG
4 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.69%) NHS
4 1 (0.69%) Pricing Data
4 1 (0.69%) Robotics
4 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.47%) Windows
2 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (48.61%) Project Management
2 47 (32.64%) PRINCE2
3 41 (28.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.64%) Change Management
6 10 (6.94%) Change Control
6 10 (6.94%) Project Governance
6 10 (6.94%) Waterfall
7 9 (6.25%) ERP
8 7 (4.86%) ITIL
8 7 (4.86%) Migration
8 7 (4.86%) Programme Management
8 7 (4.86%) Risk Management
8 7 (4.86%) Supplier Management
9 6 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (4.17%) Scrum
10 5 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.47%) CRM
10 5 (3.47%) Matrix Management
10 5 (3.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.47%) APMP
5 4 (2.78%) Degree
5 4 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.08%) APMG
6 3 (2.08%) PMP
7 2 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) CCIE
8 1 (0.69%) CCNA
8 1 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) NSN NetAct
1 3 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (9.72%) SAP
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle
3 3 (2.08%) Cisco
3 3 (2.08%) Facebook
3 3 (2.08%) Polycom
4 2 (1.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (1.39%) IBM
4 2 (1.39%) NEC
4 2 (1.39%) Remedy
4 2 (1.39%) Siemens
4 2 (1.39%) Teradata
5 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.69%) Google
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.69%) Siebel
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