Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 23 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 133 130 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.36% 6.85% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 8.28% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 92 112
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.30%
10th Percentile £313 £234 £255
90th Percentile £573 £493 £499
South West median daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +1.22% +9.33% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Bristol median hourly rate £39.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.67% -10.00% +6.27%
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% - -9.57%

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 1,760 1,570 1,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.21% 82.68% 84.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,184 1,064 1,042
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £253
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 43 67
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £28.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% -0.53% +48.16%
10th Percentile £14.58 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £49.50 £45.55
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%

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 22 October 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 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.58%) Finance
3 41 (30.83%) PRINCE2
4 35 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 34 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (24.81%) SC Cleared
7 22 (16.54%) Migration
8 17 (12.78%) Project Planning
9 15 (11.28%) WAN
9 15 (11.28%) Telecoms
10 14 (10.53%) Scrum
10 14 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (10.53%) Project Governance
11 13 (9.77%) ITIL
11 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Project
12 12 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (9.02%) Risk Management
12 12 (9.02%) Office 365
12 12 (9.02%) Waterfall
12 12 (9.02%) Degree
13 11 (8.27%) PRINCE
14 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (7.52%) Programme Management
15 9 (6.77%) Change Control
16 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (6.02%) Marketing
16 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
16 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
17 7 (5.26%) JIRA

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 4 (3.01%) MS Project Server
1 4 (3.01%) SAS
2 3 (2.26%) Confluence
3 1 (0.75%) Hyperledger
3 1 (0.75%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Primavera
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.02%) Office 365
2 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) WAN
2 5 (3.76%) ADSL
2 5 (3.76%) BGP
2 5 (3.76%) Ethernet
2 5 (3.76%) Firewall
2 5 (3.76%) LAN
2 5 (3.76%) MPLS
2 5 (3.76%) OSPF
2 5 (3.76%) VDSL
2 5 (3.76%) VLAN
3 4 (3.01%) HSRP
4 3 (2.26%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.50%) 3G
5 2 (1.50%) 4G
6 1 (0.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.76%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.01%) SQLite
4 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.75%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.01%) Subversion
2 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.50%) Ant
3 2 (1.50%) Maven
4 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 42 (31.58%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.02%) Marketing
4 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.76%) Banking
6 4 (3.01%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.01%) Electronics
6 4 (3.01%) Legal
7 3 (2.26%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.75%) Automotive
9 1 (0.75%) Billing
9 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (50.38%) Project Manager
2 17 (12.78%) Junior
3 15 (11.28%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 14 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
5 13 (9.77%) IT Manager
6 11 (8.27%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Senior Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Analyst
9 5 (3.76%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Project Planner
9 5 (3.76%) Scrum Master
10 4 (3.01%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (3.01%) Android Developer
10 4 (3.01%) LAN Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) WAN Consultant
10 4 (3.01%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Velocity
2 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.50%) EJB
2 2 (1.50%) jQuery
2 2 (1.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (1.50%) Spring
2 2 (1.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (3.76%) PMI
3 4 (3.01%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.01%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) NHS
5 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.50%) IVR
5 2 (1.50%) Social Media
6 1 (0.75%) Fintech
6 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.01%) Android
2 2 (1.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.83%) PRINCE2
3 34 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (16.54%) Migration
5 17 (12.78%) Project Planning
6 14 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 14 (10.53%) Scrum
7 13 (9.77%) ITIL
8 12 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (9.02%) Risk Management
8 12 (9.02%) Waterfall
9 11 (8.27%) PRINCE
10 10 (7.52%) Programme Management
11 9 (6.77%) Change Control
12 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
12 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.51%) Decision-Making
13 6 (4.51%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (3.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.51%) Java
2 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 33 (24.81%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (9.02%) Degree
5 5 (3.76%) APMP
5 5 (3.76%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.01%) MOS
7 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.50%) PMP
7 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.75%) CCNA
8 1 (0.75%) CCSAM
8 1 (0.75%) CCSAS
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.75%) HNC
8 1 (0.75%) HND
8 1 (0.75%) ISEB
8 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) PMO
2 5 (3.76%) QA
3 4 (3.01%) GDPR
4 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.01%) SAP
3 3 (2.26%) Cisco
4 2 (1.50%) Avaya
4 2 (1.50%) GENBAND
4 2 (1.50%) Genesys
4 2 (1.50%) Informatica
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle
4 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.75%) Anaplan
5 1 (0.75%) Cognos
5 1 (0.75%) Fiserv
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Planview
5 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com