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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 66 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.70% 1.08% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.37% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£371 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.50% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £154 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £250 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £329 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.67% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.34
% change year-on-year
- +19.29%
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
663 658 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 77.63% 78.80% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 466 193
Average daily rate £388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 6
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £16.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning.

1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
1 7 (43.75%) Quantitative Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Information Governance
1 7 (43.75%) Qualitative Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Test Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (12.50%) NHS
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Economics
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) Economics
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Quantitative Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Information Governance
1 7 (43.75%) Qualitative Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle