The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 6 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 26 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.79% 15.73% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.56% 20.86% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 18
Average daily rate £363 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £472 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.99% +27.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 187 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 65.15% 75.40% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 106 110
Average daily rate £325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.00 £10.43 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.06% -56.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.41 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £12.09 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Management
Oxfordshire

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Oxford region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Oxford region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 17 (34.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (18.00%) PRINCE
4 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Retail
5 6 (12.00%) Korean Language
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.00%) AutoCAD
5 6 (12.00%) LAN
6 5 (10.00%) SAP
6 5 (10.00%) Finance
6 5 (10.00%) Publishing
6 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Time Management
7 4 (8.00%) MS Project
7 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.00%) ERP
8 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (6.00%) Workflow
8 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (6.00%) Workflow Management
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (6.00%) Office 365
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) AutoCAD
2 4 (8.00%) MS Project
3 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Agresso
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MS Access
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
1 6 (12.00%) Korean Language
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 5 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
5 4 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.00%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Communications Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) PMI
2 1 (2.00%) DTV
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (18.00%) PRINCE
4 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) ERP
7 3 (6.00%) Workflow
7 3 (6.00%) Workflow Management
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.00%) Operations Management
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.00%) NCDA
3 1 (2.00%) NCIE
3 1 (2.00%) VCAP
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCEE
3 1 (2.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
1 1 (2.00%) XenServer
1 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Mercator
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
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