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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 5 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.56% 8.45% 10.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.76% 12.00% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 12
Average daily rate
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£318 £418 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.95% +32.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £312 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £466 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
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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
152 150 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 70.70% 70.42% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 98 112
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 18
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.45 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
1 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
3 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.36%) MS Project
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
5 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (9.09%) Budget Control
5 4 (9.09%) Demand Management
6 3 (6.82%) SAP
6 3 (6.82%) PMI
6 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Publishing
6 3 (6.82%) Degree
6 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.55%) C
7 2 (4.55%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.55%) Web Services
7 2 (4.55%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Project
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) WLAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Arabic Language
4 1 (2.27%) French Language
4 1 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Change Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Communications Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Project Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
1 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) PMI
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
1 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
3 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
5 4 (9.09%) Demand Management
5 4 (9.09%) Budget Control
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.55%) ERP
7 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) CCIE
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
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