Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 96 132 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.59% 8.30% 9.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 9.98% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 104 121
Bristol median daily rate £405 £390 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +1.30% -3.75%
10th Percentile £262 £226 £250
90th Percentile £514 £523 £490
South West median daily rate £420 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +7.69% +0.65% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate - £25.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.18% -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -21.43% -4.11%

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 1,406 1,323 1,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 81.89% 83.21% 84.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 892 1,054
Bristol median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% -3.95%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £246
90th Percentile £525 £551 £500
South West median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 56
Bristol median hourly rate £19.25 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.90% -3.33% +3.02%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.23 £13.49
90th Percentile £47.63 £50.25 £52.38
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.44% -2.50% +23.08%

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 24 April 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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 37 (38.54%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (30.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (26.04%) PRINCE2
5 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
6 11 (11.46%) Resource Management
6 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (10.42%) PMO
8 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (9.38%) Change Management
8 9 (9.38%) SAP
8 9 (9.38%) Scrum
8 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
8 9 (9.38%) Marketing
8 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
9 8 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 8 (8.33%) Banking
9 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (8.33%) ITIL
9 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.29%) Degree
11 6 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.25%) GDPR
11 6 (6.25%) SDLC
11 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
11 6 (6.25%) Retail

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 (4.17%) Confluence
1 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.13%) SAS
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.04%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Skype
2 3 (3.13%) Broadband
3 2 (2.08%) NGN
3 2 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (1.04%) 2G
4 1 (1.04%) 3G
4 1 (1.04%) 4G
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.04%) DHCP
4 1 (1.04%) DNS
4 1 (1.04%) Intranet
4 1 (1.04%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Big Data
1 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.04%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.04%) Clusterpoint
3 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.04%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) JIRA
General
1 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.38%) Marketing
4 8 (8.33%) Banking
5 6 (6.25%) Electronics
5 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.25%) Retail
6 5 (5.21%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.13%) Law
8 1 (1.04%) Advertising
8 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (53.13%) Project Manager
2 10 (10.42%) Analyst
2 10 (10.42%) IT Manager
3 8 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 7 (7.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) Middleware
1 2 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) CSS
2 1 (1.04%) CSS3
2 1 (1.04%) Enzyme
2 1 (1.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) HTML5
2 1 (1.04%) Jest
2 1 (1.04%) Redux
2 1 (1.04%) Sass
2 1 (1.04%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.13%) User Experience
3 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.04%) FMCG
4 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (26.04%) PRINCE2
4 11 (11.46%) Resource Management
5 9 (9.38%) Change Management
5 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 9 (9.38%) Scrum
5 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
6 8 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 8 (8.33%) ITIL
7 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (6.25%) SDLC
9 5 (5.21%) Time Management
10 4 (4.17%) Analytics
10 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) C
1 3 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) ES6
2 1 (1.04%) ES7
2 1 (1.04%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) ISEB
3 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.08%) CIPD
4 2 (2.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.04%) APMP
5 1 (1.04%) CBAP
5 1 (1.04%) CCIE
5 1 (1.04%) CIMA
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) PMO
2 6 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.08%) P3O
4 1 (1.04%) BS25999
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) SAP
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) Capita
4 2 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco
5 1 (1.04%) Cognos
5 1 (1.04%) GoldenSource