Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Planner was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 86 94
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 5 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.27% 1.08% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.14% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 8
Bristol median daily rate £400 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +24.44% -11.18%
10th Percentile £327 £345 £290
90th Percentile £500 £433 £375
South West median daily rate £463 £420 £350
% change year-on-year +10.12% +20.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £17.62 £39.27
% change year-on-year - -55.13% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,786 1,489 1,552
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 95.02% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,182 1,030 1,128
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £219 £226 £239
90th Percentile £525 £556 £520
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 75 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +32.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.55 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.88 £47.50 £47.20
South West median hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -7.27% -19.12% +70.00%

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 24 January 2018.

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 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Project Planner contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Project Planner in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Levelling
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Primavera
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Levelling
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft