The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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 Planning
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 62 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.07% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.72% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £339 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.99% +23.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.89% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -7.24%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 685 690 764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.74% 82.14% 82.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 511 590
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £18.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Bristol

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Bristol

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Bristol

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Earned Value Management
2 6 (33.33%) Change Control
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Primavera
6 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) DOM

Project Planning
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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Planner
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Django Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Controller
4 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Report Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Django
1 1 (5.56%) DOM
1 1 (5.56%) Grails
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CESG
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Change Control
1 6 (33.33%) Earned Value Management
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Facilities Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCDP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CIMA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Dell
1 1 (5.56%) HP
1 1 (5.56%) Juniper
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle