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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 27 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 58 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.17% 8.60% 10.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 9.01% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 57
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £320 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
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
907 866 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.49% 95.48% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 646 548
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 37
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.21% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 July 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 July 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 67 (48.91%) Project Management
2 48 (35.04%) PRINCE2
2 48 (35.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (26.28%) Finance
4 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
5 18 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (10.22%) Banking
6 14 (10.22%) MS Project
7 12 (8.76%) Change Management
8 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
9 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
9 9 (6.57%) Degree
9 9 (6.57%) Unified Communications
9 9 (6.57%) Migration
9 9 (6.57%) ITIL
10 8 (5.84%) SAP
11 7 (5.11%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.11%) ERP
11 7 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (5.11%) PMP
11 7 (5.11%) Programme Management
11 7 (5.11%) Project Governance
11 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (5.11%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.38%) QA
12 6 (4.38%) Skype
12 6 (4.38%) Change Control
12 6 (4.38%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.38%) Supplier 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 4 (2.92%) Confluence
2 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.46%) CMS
4 1 (0.73%) Drupal
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 14 (10.22%) MS Project
2 4 (2.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.73%) Lorenzo
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.73%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.73%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.73%) SAP PM
1 1 (0.73%) SAP PS
1 1 (0.73%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) IaaS
1 3 (2.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.38%) Skype
3 4 (2.92%) LAN
3 4 (2.92%) WAN
4 3 (2.19%) Firewall
5 2 (1.46%) VoIP
6 1 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.73%) Intranet
6 1 (0.73%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.73%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (26.28%) Finance
2 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.22%) Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Marketing
5 4 (2.92%) Billing
5 4 (2.92%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.73%) Law
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) .NET
2 2 (1.46%) CSS
2 2 (1.46%) HTML
3 1 (0.73%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.92%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.19%) User Experience
5 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.46%) Handset
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.73%) NHS
6 1 (0.73%) PMI
6 1 (0.73%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (48.91%) Project Management
2 48 (35.04%) PRINCE2
2 48 (35.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.76%) Change Management
5 9 (6.57%) ITIL
5 9 (6.57%) Migration
6 7 (5.11%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.11%) ERP
6 7 (5.11%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.11%) Project Governance
6 7 (5.11%) Project Planning
7 6 (4.38%) Change Control
7 6 (4.38%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (4.38%) Scrum
7 6 (4.38%) Supplier Management
7 6 (4.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.65%) CRM
8 5 (3.65%) Security Management
8 5 (3.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.46%) C
1 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.46%) PHP
2 1 (0.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.57%) Degree
3 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.11%) PMP
4 7 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.92%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.19%) APMP
6 3 (2.19%) CISSP
7 1 (0.73%) APMG
7 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Nexpose
1 1 (0.73%) QRadar
1 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (5.84%) SAP
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) Cisco
4 3 (2.19%) NEC
4 3 (2.19%) Polycom
5 2 (1.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.46%) Remedy
5 2 (1.46%) Siemens
5 2 (1.46%) Teradata
6 1 (0.73%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.73%) Facebook
6 1 (0.73%) IBM
6 1 (0.73%) Imperva
6 1 (0.73%) Incapsula
6 1 (0.73%) Infor
6 1 (0.73%) MAPICS
6 1 (0.73%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £220.00 - £265.00 per day + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago