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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South West / Bristol
Rank 15 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 68 63 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.19% 7.09% 9.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.59% 7.34% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 60
Median daily rate £391 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £349 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £418
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%

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
792 858 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.42% 96.62% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 611 605
Median daily rate £375 £365 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 25
Median hourly rate £18.50 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.32% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.05 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 53 (46.90%) Project Management
2 34 (30.09%) Finance
3 33 (29.20%) PRINCE2
4 31 (27.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (15.93%) Telecoms
6 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
7 15 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (12.39%) SC Cleared
9 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (8.85%) Migration
10 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.96%) Banking
12 8 (7.08%) Change Control
12 8 (7.08%) APMP
13 7 (6.19%) SAP
13 7 (6.19%) Change Management
14 6 (5.31%) Oracle
14 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (5.31%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.42%) Marketing
15 5 (4.42%) ITIL
16 4 (3.54%) Service Management
16 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
16 4 (3.54%) Programme Management
16 4 (3.54%) Project Planning
16 4 (3.54%) Customer Requirements
16 4 (3.54%) QA
16 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
17 3 (2.65%) Office 365

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 2 (1.77%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) FileNet
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Project
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.77%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.77%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Broadband
1 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.77%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.88%) Big Data
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.88%) GIS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (30.09%) Finance
2 18 (15.93%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.96%) Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Military
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.77%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) PKI
4 1 (0.88%) PMI
4 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.90%) Project Management
2 33 (29.20%) PRINCE2
3 31 (27.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.85%) Migration
6 8 (7.08%) Change Control
7 7 (6.19%) Change Management
8 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.31%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.42%) ITIL
10 4 (3.54%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (3.54%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.54%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.54%) Service Management
11 3 (2.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 3 (2.65%) CRM
11 3 (2.65%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.65%) Project Governance
11 3 (2.65%) Scrum
11 3 (2.65%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.65%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.39%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (7.08%) APMP
5 3 (2.65%) PMP
6 2 (1.77%) CFA
6 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) ISEB
6 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.88%) CIMA
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) Degree
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (6.19%) SAP
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) BT
4 2 (1.77%) Lotus
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.88%) Huawei
5 1 (0.88%) Pega
5 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.88%) Thales
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago