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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 65 69 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.84% 8.14% 9.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.60% 9.91% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 72
Median daily rate £393 £376 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.31% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £18.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% +51.43%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -20.28%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 677 696 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.66% 82.08% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 515 578
Median daily rate £388 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.64% -2.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £18.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 39 (28.06%) Finance
2 37 (26.62%) PRINCE2
3 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (18.71%) Security Cleared
4 24 (17.27%) SC Cleared
4 24 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (13.67%) Telecoms
6 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (8.63%) QA
8 12 (8.63%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (7.91%) Data Centre
10 10 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (7.19%) Programme Management
10 10 (7.19%) Change Management
10 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (7.19%) Change Control
11 9 (6.47%) APMP
11 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Project
11 9 (6.47%) Degree
12 8 (5.76%) Banking
12 8 (5.76%) SQL
12 8 (5.76%) Migration
13 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
13 7 (5.04%) ITIL
13 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
13 7 (5.04%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.32%) SDLC
14 6 (4.32%) User Experience
14 6 (4.32%) PMO

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 3 (2.16%) Alfresco
1 3 (2.16%) CMS
2 2 (1.44%) Confluence
2 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.72%) nginx
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.44%) Maximo
4 1 (0.72%) Primavera
4 1 (0.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Firebase
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) VLAN
2 2 (1.44%) 3G
2 2 (1.44%) 4G
2 2 (1.44%) DHCP
2 2 (1.44%) DNS
2 2 (1.44%) Firewall
2 2 (1.44%) Skype
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Network Security
3 1 (0.72%) SMS
3 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
1 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.16%) Apache Hive
2 3 (2.16%) Big Data
2 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.16%) HBase
2 3 (2.16%) Neo4j
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.44%) DB2
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.72%) GIS
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 39 (28.06%) Finance
2 19 (13.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.76%) Banking
4 6 (4.32%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.32%) Marketing
5 4 (2.88%) Billing
5 4 (2.88%) Electronics
5 4 (2.88%) Legal
6 3 (2.16%) Back Office
6 3 (2.16%) Military
7 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.44%) Local Government
7 2 (1.44%) Retail
7 2 (1.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Automotive
8 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 66 (47.48%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.51%) Coordinator
3 11 (7.91%) Analyst
4 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 10 (7.19%) Project Coordinator
5 8 (5.76%) Architect
5 8 (5.76%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.04%) Data Centre Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Project Planner
6 7 (5.04%) Senior Manager
6 7 (5.04%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (4.32%) Consultant
7 6 (4.32%) Financial Services Project Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Content Designer
8 5 (3.60%) Designer
8 5 (3.60%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.88%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) Middleware
2 2 (1.44%) CSS
2 2 (1.44%) CSS3
2 2 (1.44%) HTML
2 2 (1.44%) JFC
2 2 (1.44%) Sass
3 1 (0.72%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (0.72%) FFmpeg
3 1 (0.72%) HTML5
3 1 (0.72%) LAMP
3 1 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.72%) Node.js
3 1 (0.72%) OpenCV
3 1 (0.72%) React
3 1 (0.72%) React Native
3 1 (0.72%) Redux
3 1 (0.72%) REST
3 1 (0.72%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.32%) User Experience
5 3 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.16%) PMI
5 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.32%) Windows
2 3 (2.16%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.44%) Android
3 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.72%) Debian
4 1 (0.72%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) PRINCE2
2 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (8.63%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (7.19%) Change Control
5 10 (7.19%) Change Management
5 10 (7.19%) Programme Management
6 8 (5.76%) Migration
7 7 (5.04%) ITIL
7 7 (5.04%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.32%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (4.32%) Data Integration
8 6 (4.32%) Project Planning
8 6 (4.32%) SDLC
9 5 (3.60%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (3.60%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.60%) Project Governance
9 5 (3.60%) Time Management
9 5 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) C
3 2 (1.44%) ES6
3 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.72%) PHP
4 1 (0.72%) Python
4 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (18.71%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.27%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (6.47%) APMP
4 9 (6.47%) Degree
5 5 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.88%) PMP
7 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.44%) ISEB
9 1 (0.72%) APMG
9 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) HND
9 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.72%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) QA
2 6 (4.32%) PMO
2 6 (4.32%) SLA
3 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.72%) Puppet
1 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.60%) Cisco
2 5 (3.60%) SAP
3 4 (2.88%) Citrix
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle
4 3 (2.16%) BT
4 3 (2.16%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 3 (2.16%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.16%) MapR
4 3 (2.16%) Nuix
4 3 (2.16%) Splunk
4 3 (2.16%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.44%) Huawei
5 2 (1.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.72%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Lotus
6 1 (0.72%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.72%) Remedy
6 1 (0.72%) Siemens