The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 92 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.98% 7.38% 9.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.46% 7.58% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 48 65
Median daily rate £375 £406 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +2.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £309 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.89% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 818 891
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.82% 97.38% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 583 659
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 38
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 68 (41.21%) PRINCE2
2 66 (40.00%) Project Management
3 46 (27.88%) Finance
4 42 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (16.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 27 (16.36%) Telecoms
6 27 (16.36%) Security Cleared
7 24 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
8 23 (13.94%) SC Cleared
8 23 (13.94%) APMP
9 22 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (12.12%) LAN
10 20 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 19 (11.52%) WAN
12 17 (10.30%) Risk Management
13 16 (9.70%) Migration
13 16 (9.70%) Cisco
14 14 (8.48%) Broadband
14 14 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (7.88%) Wireless
16 12 (7.27%) Programme Management
16 12 (7.27%) Data Centre
17 10 (6.06%) Waterfall
17 10 (6.06%) Change Control
18 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
18 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
18 9 (5.45%) SAP
19 8 (4.85%) Change Management
19 8 (4.85%) Customer Requirements
20 7 (4.24%) Marketing

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.21%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.61%) FileNet
3 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
2 20 (12.12%) LAN
3 19 (11.52%) WAN
4 14 (8.48%) Broadband
5 13 (7.88%) Wireless
6 2 (1.21%) 3G
6 2 (1.21%) 4G
6 2 (1.21%) Firewall
6 2 (1.21%) Internet
6 2 (1.21%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.61%) Network Security
7 1 (0.61%) SMS
7 1 (0.61%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.61%) GIS
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
General
1 46 (27.88%) Finance
2 27 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.24%) Banking
3 7 (4.24%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.24%) Marketing
4 6 (3.64%) Electronics
5 4 (2.42%) Billing
6 3 (1.82%) Military
7 2 (1.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.82%) PMI
4 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.61%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.61%) RIA
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.21%) PRINCE2
2 66 (40.00%) Project Management
3 42 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (10.30%) Risk Management
6 16 (9.70%) Migration
7 12 (7.27%) Programme Management
8 10 (6.06%) Change Control
8 10 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 8 (4.85%) Change Management
9 8 (4.85%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.24%) ITIL
11 6 (3.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 6 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (3.64%) Service Management
12 5 (3.03%) Logistics
12 5 (3.03%) Project Planning
13 4 (2.42%) Scrum
13 4 (2.42%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.82%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (16.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 27 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.94%) APMP
3 23 (13.94%) SC Cleared
4 20 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (4.24%) PMP
6 4 (2.42%) Degree
6 4 (2.42%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) APMG
9 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.61%) CCNA
9 1 (0.61%) CCNP
9 1 (0.61%) CIMA
9 1 (0.61%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) QA
2 3 (1.82%) GDPR
3 2 (1.21%) PMO
4 1 (0.61%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.61%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (9.70%) Cisco
2 9 (5.45%) SAP
3 4 (2.42%) Citrix
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle
4 3 (1.82%) BT
5 2 (1.21%) Huawei
5 2 (1.21%) Lotus
6 1 (0.61%) Pega
6 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.61%) Thales
6 1 (0.61%) Virgin Media
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