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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South West / Bristol
Rank 24 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 50 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.69% 8.18% 7.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.93% 8.50% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 53
Median daily rate £405 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £346 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -21.87%

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
721 765 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.52% 96.23% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 556 617
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 23
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.25 £46.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 47 (49.47%) Project Management
2 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 29 (30.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (29.47%) PRINCE2
4 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
5 16 (16.84%) Telecoms
6 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
8 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.47%) Change Control
9 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (8.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (8.42%) Banking
10 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.32%) ITIL
12 5 (5.26%) Migration
12 5 (5.26%) SAP
12 5 (5.26%) .NET
12 5 (5.26%) MS Project
12 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
13 4 (4.21%) APMP
13 4 (4.21%) Degree
13 4 (4.21%) Scrum
13 4 (4.21%) Change Management
14 3 (3.16%) Programme Management
14 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
14 3 (3.16%) MS Office
14 3 (3.16%) Oracle

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 (2.11%) MS Project Server
1 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Project
2 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.11%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.05%) Primavera
3 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Broadband
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.05%) Big Data
2 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 16 (16.84%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.42%) Banking
4 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
4 1 (1.05%) PMI
4 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Project Management
2 29 (30.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (29.47%) PRINCE2
4 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.47%) Change Control
7 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.32%) ITIL
8 5 (5.26%) Migration
9 4 (4.21%) Change Management
9 4 (4.21%) Scrum
10 3 (3.16%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.16%) CRM
10 3 (3.16%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.16%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.16%) Project Governance
10 3 (3.16%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.16%) SDLC
11 2 (2.11%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (8.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.21%) APMP
5 4 (4.21%) Degree
6 2 (2.11%) CFA
6 2 (2.11%) ISEB
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.11%) PMP
7 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) CIMA
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.11%) QA
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.26%) SAP
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) BT
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco
4 1 (1.05%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.05%) Huawei
4 1 (1.05%) Infor
4 1 (1.05%) MAPICS
4 1 (1.05%) Pega
4 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.05%) Thales
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