Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Planner was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 90 97
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 20 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.17% 1.04% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.07% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 13
Bristol median daily rate £295 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.71% +1.45% +165.38%
10th Percentile £238 £242 £298
90th Percentile £426 £376 £398
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 1634 1768 1712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.28% 96.35% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1109 1250 1246
Bristol median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £225 £238 £237
90th Percentile £525 £538 £526
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 74
Bristol median hourly rate £28.07 £31.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.59% +81.43% -
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.40 £11.72
90th Percentile £46.65 £48.08 £42.20
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.15% +57.14% +10.53%

Project Planner
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Project Planner in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 25 July 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 25 July 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 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (25.00%) Earned Value Management
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) PMO
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Change Control
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.00%) Primavera
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Military
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.00%) Programme Governance
9 1 (5.00%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (5.00%) Gantt Chart
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Coaching
9 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
9 1 (5.00%) APMP
9 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
9 1 (5.00%) Document Management
9 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management

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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Primavera
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Earned Value Management
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Gantt Chart
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
2 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft