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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 12 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 90 67 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.92% 9.27% 11.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.60% 10.23% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 53
Average daily rate
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£400 £389 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £39.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +22.46%
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
849 655 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.61% 90.59% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 443 390
Average daily rate £387 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 50
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 77 (45.03%) Finance
2 61 (35.67%) Project Management
3 50 (29.24%) PRINCE2
4 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (18.71%) Security Cleared
6 19 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (9.36%) SC Cleared
8 14 (8.19%) Legal
9 13 (7.60%) Migration
10 12 (7.02%) PRINCE
10 12 (7.02%) Oracle
11 10 (5.85%) MS Excel
11 10 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.85%) Programme Management
11 10 (5.85%) Open Source
12 9 (5.26%) Solvency II
12 9 (5.26%) Resource Management
12 9 (5.26%) Supplier Management
12 9 (5.26%) MS Project
13 8 (4.68%) Change Management
13 8 (4.68%) Banking
14 7 (4.09%) Logistics
14 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
14 7 (4.09%) Microsoft
14 7 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (4.09%) DV Cleared
14 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.17%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.26%) MS Project
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) IMAP
2 1 (0.58%) VoIP
2 1 (0.58%) WAN
2 1 (0.58%) SAN
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 77 (45.03%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Legal
3 8 (4.68%) Banking
4 6 (3.51%) Marketing
4 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.34%) Law
5 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.34%) Retail
6 3 (1.75%) Military
7 2 (1.17%) Advertising
7 2 (1.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) JSON
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Open Source
2 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.75%) PMI
4 3 (1.75%) GIS
5 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.17%) Economics
5 2 (1.17%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.58%) NHS
6 1 (0.58%) DTV
6 1 (0.58%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.67%) Project Management
2 50 (29.24%) PRINCE2
3 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (7.60%) Migration
6 12 (7.02%) PRINCE
7 10 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (5.85%) Programme Management
8 9 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 9 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 8 (4.68%) Change Management
10 7 (4.09%) Logistics
11 6 (3.51%) Project Planning
11 6 (3.51%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.51%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.51%) ITIL
11 6 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (2.92%) Change Control
13 4 (2.34%) Waterfall
13 4 (2.34%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.58%) C
1 1 (0.58%) Java
1 1 (0.58%) PHP
1 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (18.71%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (9.36%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.09%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.51%) Degree
6 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.58%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) Solvency II
2 3 (1.75%) QA
3 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.58%) FATCA
4 1 (0.58%) COREP
4 1 (0.58%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) NFS
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Netcool
1 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (7.02%) Oracle
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.34%) SAP
3 4 (2.34%) Citrix
4 2 (1.17%) VMware
5 1 (0.58%) Amdocs
5 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.58%) Tableau
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco
5 1 (0.58%) EMC
5 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.58%) BT
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