Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Project Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 98 142 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.41% 8.19% 8.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 9.98% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 105 128
Bristol median daily rate £411 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £262 £227 £263
90th Percentile £539 £523 £491
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Bristol median hourly rate £47.00 £25.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.00% -12.28% +51.43%
10th Percentile £42.40 £10.50 £27.75
90th Percentile £57.00 £43.25 £29.25
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.31% +18.18% -31.25%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,519 1,423 1,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.83% 82.06% 83.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 963 1,114
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £271 £250 £255
90th Percentile £531 £530 £538
South West median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 42 58
Bristol median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.57% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.88 £50.10 £52.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Bristol

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Bristol

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Bristol

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Bristol

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (20.41%) PRINCE2
5 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
6 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 13 (13.27%) Banking
8 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
9 9 (9.18%) Migration
9 9 (9.18%) Resource Management
9 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.16%) Contingency Planning
10 8 (8.16%) Retail Banking
10 8 (8.16%) Degree
10 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Project
11 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (7.14%) ITIL
11 7 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 7 (7.14%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.12%) JIRA
12 6 (6.12%) Marketing
12 6 (6.12%) Change Control
12 6 (6.12%) PMO
13 5 (5.10%) GDPR
13 5 (5.10%) Change Management
13 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
13 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (5.10%) Legal
13 5 (5.10%) Scrum

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.10%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.02%) Hyperledger
3 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.02%) Maximo
1 1 (1.02%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) WAN
2 3 (3.06%) ADSL
2 3 (3.06%) BGP
2 3 (3.06%) Broadband
2 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.06%) Firewall
2 3 (3.06%) LAN
2 3 (3.06%) MPLS
2 3 (3.06%) OSPF
2 3 (3.06%) VDSL
2 3 (3.06%) VLAN
3 2 (2.04%) HSRP
3 2 (2.04%) NGN
3 2 (2.04%) VoIP
4 1 (1.02%) Intranet
4 1 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Big Data
2 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.02%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.02%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.02%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Banking
3 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.16%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.12%) Marketing
6 5 (5.10%) Legal
7 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.06%) Electronics
8 3 (3.06%) Retail
9 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
10 1 (1.02%) Advertising
10 1 (1.02%) Automotive
10 1 (1.02%) Law
10 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (60.20%) Project Manager
2 14 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 14 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (8.16%) Banking Project Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Junior
4 7 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Senior Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Finance Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Finance Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (3.06%) Data Protection Specialist
8 3 (3.06%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.06%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) Velocity
2 2 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) PMI
3 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (20.41%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.18%) Migration
4 9 (9.18%) Resource Management
5 8 (8.16%) Contingency Planning
6 7 (7.14%) ITIL
6 7 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 7 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.12%) Change Control
8 5 (5.10%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.10%) Change Management
8 5 (5.10%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.10%) Scrum
9 4 (4.08%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.08%) Business Development
9 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.08%) SDLC
9 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.06%) C
2 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.16%) Degree
4 4 (4.08%) PMP
5 3 (3.06%) ISEB
5 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.04%) APMP
6 2 (2.04%) MOS
6 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.02%) CBAP
7 1 (1.02%) CCNA
7 1 (1.02%) CIMA
7 1 (1.02%) CIPD
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) PMO
2 5 (5.10%) GDPR
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (2.04%) Capita
3 2 (2.04%) Cognos
3 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.02%) Anaplan
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco
4 1 (1.02%) Citrix
4 1 (1.02%) Fiserv
4 1 (1.02%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.02%) IBM
4 1 (1.02%) Planview
4 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com