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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 7 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 45 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.16% 16.86% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.10% 23.39% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 13
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£380 £385 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -19.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £233 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £700 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £38.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
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
298 124 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 80.54% 72.09% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 73 106
Average daily rate £463 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.77 £13.69 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £63.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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 38 (40.86%) PRINCE2
2 33 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (23.66%) Publishing
4 22 (23.66%) Change Management
4 22 (23.66%) Finance
5 15 (16.13%) Business Analysis
6 14 (15.05%) Project Planning
7 9 (9.68%) Migration
7 9 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
10 6 (6.45%) Degree
10 6 (6.45%) Supplier Management
10 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.45%) ITIL
10 6 (6.45%) SQL
10 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (6.45%) Change Control
11 5 (5.38%) QA
11 5 (5.38%) Test Planning
11 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
11 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (5.38%) Retail
12 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (3.23%) Lync
2 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Drupal
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.08%) GroupWise
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (2.15%) MS Office
5 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.08%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) LAN
1 1 (1.08%) VoIP
1 1 (1.08%) WAN
1 1 (1.08%) SAN
1 1 (1.08%) Firewall
1 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) UltraEdit
General
1 22 (23.66%) Publishing
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Billing
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) French Language
3 2 (2.15%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (2.15%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (54.84%) Project Manager
2 21 (22.58%) Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Coordinator
3 10 (10.75%) Business Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Senior Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Business Change Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) OBIEE Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Change Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.30%) PMI
4 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.08%) Informatics
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) UNIX
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) PRINCE2
2 33 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (23.66%) Change Management
4 15 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 14 (15.05%) Project Planning
6 9 (9.68%) Migration
6 9 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.45%) ITIL
8 6 (6.45%) Supplier Management
8 6 (6.45%) Change Control
8 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.38%) Test Planning
9 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.30%) Service Management
10 4 (4.30%) ETL
10 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.30%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) C
3 1 (1.08%) PHP
3 1 (1.08%) VB
3 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) PMP
4 1 (1.08%) HNC
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) P3O
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle
2 3 (3.23%) SAP
3 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.15%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.08%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.08%) Kaseya
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) Novell
4 1 (1.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.08%) Business Objects
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