The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Project Manager
Rank 61 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.26% 1.17% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
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£500 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.95 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -18.27%
Senior 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
815 717 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.04% 93.24% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 483 346
Average daily rate £378 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 40
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 8 (29.63%) Open Source
4 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Banking
7 2 (7.41%) QA
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
8 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (3.70%) B2B
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (3.70%) Ariba

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Open Source
2 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.70%) B2B
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Ariba
2 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP