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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 30 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 63 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.32% 7.65% 9.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 7.96% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 72
Median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £335 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.05 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-19.02% -9.63%
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
716 791 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.21% 96.00% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 569 657
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 49
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 47 (50.00%) Project Management
2 28 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2
4 24 (25.53%) Finance
5 20 (21.28%) Telecoms
6 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
7 14 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (11.70%) SC Cleared
10 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (9.57%) .NET
10 9 (9.57%) MS Project
11 7 (7.45%) Banking
11 7 (7.45%) Project Planning
11 7 (7.45%) Scrum
11 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.45%) Change Control
11 7 (7.45%) Digital Media
12 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
13 5 (5.32%) Migration
13 5 (5.32%) ITIL
13 5 (5.32%) SAP
13 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.32%) SDLC
13 5 (5.32%) Wireframes
14 4 (4.26%) Matrix Organization
14 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity Planning
14 4 (4.26%) APMP

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 (3.19%) Confluence
2 2 (2.13%) CMS
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Project
2 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.06%) Primavera
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Broadband
1 1 (1.06%) Firewall
1 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) Big Data
1 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 3 (3.19%) Bitbucket
2 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (25.53%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.45%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) CSS
2 2 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (1.06%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Digital Media
2 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) PMI
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) Project Management
2 28 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2
4 14 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.45%) Change Control
5 7 (7.45%) Project Planning
5 7 (7.45%) Scrum
5 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
6 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.32%) ITIL
6 5 (5.32%) Migration
6 5 (5.32%) SDLC
6 5 (5.32%) Wireframes
7 4 (4.26%) BCP
7 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (4.26%) Change Management
7 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.26%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (4.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (11.70%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (4.26%) APMP
5 4 (4.26%) CISSP
5 4 (4.26%) Degree
6 3 (3.19%) PMP
7 2 (2.13%) CFA
7 2 (2.13%) ISEB
7 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.06%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) CIMA
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.13%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) SAP
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco
4 1 (1.06%) Infor
4 1 (1.06%) MAPICS
4 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
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