Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Project Manager
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 106 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 -3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.61% 0.35% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.36% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 8
Bristol median daily rate £410 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.84% -10.91%
10th Percentile £360 £375 £298
90th Percentile £498 £483 £453
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1860 1653 1656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.05% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1172 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £525 £545 £533
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 84
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -9.09% +37.50%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Bristol

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Bristol

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Bristol

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
South West

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT 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 IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (8.33%) GDPR
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) APMP
5 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) SCADA
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Military
5 1 (8.33%) Retail

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) APMP
3 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS