Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £511 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 27 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.

Senior Project Manager
South West > Bristol
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 99 87
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 10 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.59% 0.76% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.79% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
Bristol median daily rate £511 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.74% -7.89% -2.56%
10th Percentile £410 £350 £385
90th Percentile £724 £558 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £485
% change year-on-year - -2.06% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 1629 1768 1701
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.32% 96.35% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1249 1242
Bristol median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £237 £236
90th Percentile £525 £538 £530
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 76 74
Bristol median hourly rate £28.07 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +85.71% -
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.50 £11.72
90th Percentile £46.61 £47.63 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +57.14% +10.53%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Bristol

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Bristol

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Bristol over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Bristol

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) 3G
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) 4G
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Billing
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) SMS
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

Senior 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
1 2 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP