The median contractor rate for a Project Planner was £308 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 April 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 Planner
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 67 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.67% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.46% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 5
Median daily rate £308 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.80% -4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £279 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £341 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £320 £318
% change year-on-year +17.18% +0.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 - £34.00

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 799 878 832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.23% 96.06% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 614 596
Median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £269 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +105.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Project Planner
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planner in Bristol

Project Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planner in Bristol

Project Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planner in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planner in Bristol

Project Planner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planner in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Project Planner 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 Planner in the job title.

1 21 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (40.74%) Project Management
3 11 (40.74%) PMO
4 9 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) PMI
7 6 (22.22%) PMI Certification
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
8 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
8 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 5 (18.52%) Earned Value Management
9 4 (14.81%) Change Control
9 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (14.81%) Marketing
9 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (14.81%) Electronics
9 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
9 4 (14.81%) SAP
10 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
11 2 (7.41%) QA
11 2 (7.41%) APMP
11 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (7.41%) SharePoint

Project Planner 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.41%) Primavera
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.81%) Electronics
3 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 9 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Earned Value Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) Gantt Chart
8 1 (3.70%) Resource Allocation
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) APMP
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) PMO
2 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) SAP