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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 13 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 74 80 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.73% 9.17% 9.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.01% 9.59% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 57
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.69%
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
821 834 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.82% 95.64% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 603 534
Median daily rate £364 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 52
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.55 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 69 (51.11%) Project Management
2 46 (34.07%) PRINCE2
3 44 (32.59%) Finance
4 43 (31.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 14 (10.37%) Banking
7 14 (10.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (8.89%) SAP
9 11 (8.15%) Change Management
10 10 (7.41%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.41%) Project Governance
10 10 (7.41%) Change Control
11 9 (6.67%) Unified Communications
11 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
11 9 (6.67%) Migration
11 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (5.93%) ITIL
12 8 (5.93%) MS Project
12 8 (5.93%) ERP
12 8 (5.93%) Supplier Management
12 8 (5.93%) Degree
13 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
14 6 (4.44%) Retail
14 6 (4.44%) Windows
14 6 (4.44%) PMI Certification
14 6 (4.44%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (4.44%) Matrix Management
14 6 (4.44%) Skype
15 5 (3.70%) Line Management

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 (2.22%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.48%) Confluence
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) MS Project
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.48%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.48%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.74%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.74%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.74%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) IaaS
1 3 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.44%) Skype
3 5 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (2.96%) LAN
4 4 (2.96%) WAN
5 3 (2.22%) Firewall
6 2 (1.48%) Internet
6 2 (1.48%) VoIP
7 1 (0.74%) Broadband
7 1 (0.74%) Intranet
7 1 (0.74%) SMS
7 1 (0.74%) Softphone
7 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 44 (32.59%) Finance
2 18 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.37%) Banking
4 6 (4.44%) Retail
5 5 (3.70%) Marketing
6 4 (2.96%) Billing
7 3 (2.22%) Electronics
7 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Back Office
9 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.74%) Law
9 1 (0.74%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Local Government
9 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.48%) Handset
3 2 (1.48%) PMI
3 2 (1.48%) User Experience
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.74%) FMCG
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) NHS
4 1 (0.74%) Pricing Data
4 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.74%) Robotics
4 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.11%) Project Management
2 46 (34.07%) PRINCE2
3 43 (31.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.15%) Change Management
6 10 (7.41%) Change Control
6 10 (7.41%) Project Governance
6 10 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 9 (6.67%) Migration
8 8 (5.93%) ERP
8 8 (5.93%) ITIL
8 8 (5.93%) Supplier Management
9 6 (4.44%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (4.44%) Matrix Management
10 5 (3.70%) Line Management
10 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
10 5 (3.70%) Time Management
11 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.96%) CRM
11 4 (2.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.93%) Degree
4 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.44%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.70%) PMP
7 3 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.48%) APMP
8 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.74%) APMG
9 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.74%) CCIE
9 1 (0.74%) CCNA
9 1 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.74%) ISEB
9 1 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.74%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.74%) QRadar
2 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) SAP
2 4 (2.96%) Cisco
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle
3 3 (2.22%) IBM
3 3 (2.22%) NEC
3 3 (2.22%) Polycom
4 2 (1.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (1.48%) Remedy
4 2 (1.48%) Siemens
4 2 (1.48%) Teradata
5 1 (0.74%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (0.74%) Facebook
5 1 (0.74%) Google
5 1 (0.74%) Imperva
5 1 (0.74%) Incapsula
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.74%) Siebel
5 1 (0.74%) Symantec
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