The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 27 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 20 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.70% 7.72% 9.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 9.27% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 30
Median daily rate £475 £450 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £615 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £128.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +435.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.60
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.94%
Project Management
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 248 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 84.62% 83.22% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 199 268
Median daily rate £450 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +285.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £45.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £21.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (32.56%) Scrum
3 14 (32.56%) Performance Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Kanban
4 11 (25.58%) Confluence
4 11 (25.58%) JIRA
4 11 (25.58%) QA
4 11 (25.58%) Change Management
4 11 (25.58%) Java
5 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 10 (23.26%) Degree
5 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.26%) Process Improvement
5 10 (23.26%) Product Management
6 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
6 8 (18.60%) Time Management
6 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
6 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
6 8 (18.60%) Maven
6 8 (18.60%) JUnit
6 8 (18.60%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) Windows
7 7 (16.28%) Validation
7 7 (16.28%) SOAP
7 7 (16.28%) Web Services
7 7 (16.28%) SoapUI
7 7 (16.28%) Test Planning
7 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Talend

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 11 (25.58%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) DHCP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) JIRA
2 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.60%) JUnit
2 8 (18.60%) Maven
3 7 (16.28%) SoapUI
3 7 (16.28%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.33%) JBehave
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.60%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) OBIEE Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Development Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Rollout Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Software Development Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) SOAP
1 7 (16.28%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) MDX
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) CMDB
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) CCTV
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
1 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (32.56%) Performance Testing
3 14 (32.56%) Scrum
4 11 (25.58%) Change Management
4 11 (25.58%) Kanban
5 10 (23.26%) Process Improvement
5 10 (23.26%) Product Management
5 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) Time Management
7 7 (16.28%) API Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.28%) Data Validation
7 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Test Planning
7 7 (16.28%) Validation
8 6 (13.95%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (13.95%) IT Audit
8 6 (13.95%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PMP
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Talend
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) NetApp
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com