The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 60 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 12 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.33% 1.00% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.30% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Median daily rate £430 £368 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -3.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +108.33%
Project Planning
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
728 692 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.89% 76.97% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 538 509
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 18 20
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.60 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £72.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Bristol region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Bristol region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) QA
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) MS Project
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (19.05%) CISSP
3 4 (19.05%) BCP
3 4 (19.05%) Security Management
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (19.05%) CESG
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall

Project Planning
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:

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) BGP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) IPsec
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
1 3 (14.29%) OSPF
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) CESG
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) BCP
2 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
2 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (19.05%) Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (14.29%) CCDP
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
3 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) CCA
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Dell
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) VMware