Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 16 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 120 127 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.32% 8.13% 9.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 9.85% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 98 121
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £235 £228 £275
90th Percentile £480 £496 £500
South West median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% -51.52% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £20.00 £40.63
90th Percentile £11.50 £22.63 £41.88
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -29.49% +60.82%

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 1,500 1,289 1,356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 78.99% 82.52% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 978 891 1,034
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 56 47
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £26.58 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.15% +6.30% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.55 £12.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £49.50 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £39.13
% change year-on-year -17.33% -4.15% +37.28%

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 18 January 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
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 Project Management within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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 - -
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 41 (34.17%) Finance
2 33 (27.50%) PRINCE2
3 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 17 (14.17%) Telecoms
7 15 (12.50%) Change Management
8 14 (11.67%) Degree
8 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
9 13 (10.83%) SQL
10 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (9.17%) Programme Management
11 10 (8.33%) SAP
11 10 (8.33%) PMO
12 9 (7.50%) ITIL
12 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (7.50%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
13 8 (6.67%) QA
13 8 (6.67%) Marketing
13 8 (6.67%) Scrum
14 7 (5.83%) Electronics
14 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
14 7 (5.83%) Service Delivery
14 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 7 (5.83%) Resource Management
14 7 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.50%) CMS
2 3 (2.50%) Confluence
3 2 (1.67%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.67%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Skype
2 2 (1.67%) 3G
2 2 (1.67%) 4G
2 2 (1.67%) Broadband
2 2 (1.67%) DNS
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
2 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) 2G
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Clusterpoint
4 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) JIRA
1 5 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (34.17%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.67%) Marketing
4 7 (5.83%) Electronics
4 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.00%) Retail
6 4 (3.33%) Law
7 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.67%) Military
7 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 21 (17.50%) Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) IT Manager
4 9 (7.50%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 6 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
6 5 (4.17%) Business Manager
6 5 (4.17%) QA Tester
6 5 (4.17%) Tester
7 4 (3.33%) Business Change Project Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Change Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Change Project Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (3.33%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) Web Services
2 2 (1.67%) CSS
2 2 (1.67%) J2EE
2 2 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) CSS3
3 1 (0.83%) Enzyme
3 1 (0.83%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) HTML5
3 1 (0.83%) Jest
3 1 (0.83%) Redux
3 1 (0.83%) Sass
3 1 (0.83%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.83%) FMCG
5 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.67%) Unix
2 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) PRINCE2
2 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (12.50%) Change Management
5 11 (9.17%) Programme Management
6 9 (7.50%) ITIL
6 9 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 8 (6.67%) Scrum
8 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.83%) Process Improvement
8 7 (5.83%) Resource Management
8 7 (5.83%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.83%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.00%) Facilities Management
9 6 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (5.00%) Project Governance
9 6 (5.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.83%) SQL
2 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.83%) ES6
3 1 (0.83%) ES7
3 1 (0.83%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.67%) APMP
5 2 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.67%) CIPD
5 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.67%) PMP
5 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) CCIE
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) HNC
6 1 (0.83%) HND
6 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) PMO
2 8 (6.67%) QA
3 7 (5.83%) GDPR
3 7 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.67%) P3O
5 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.83%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (2.50%) Capita
3 3 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (1.67%) Citrix
4 2 (1.67%) Workday
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) BEA
5 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.83%) hybris
5 1 (0.83%) Progress
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com