Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 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.

Senior Project Manager
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 100 98
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.32% 0.32% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.34% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Bristol median daily rate £500 £408 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.70% -16.84% -10.91%
10th Percentile £364 £268 £436
90th Percentile £730 £466 £588
South West median daily rate £525 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 1,800 1,474 1,600
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.91% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,190 1,010 1,168
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £220 £226 £240
90th Percentile £525 £555 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 79 85
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 £12.55 £12.20
90th Percentile £57.00 £49.05 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% -13.39% +58.75%

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 19 January 2018.

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 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) APMP
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix