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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 7 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 53 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.50% 14.53% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.23% 20.00% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 9
Average daily rate
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£365 £393 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% -21.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £356 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £471 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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
348 125 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.08% 72.67% 71.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 75 112
Average daily rate £475 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 30 (36.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (34.15%) PRINCE2
3 19 (23.17%) Publishing
3 19 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (21.95%) Change Management
5 17 (20.73%) Project Planning
6 16 (19.51%) Finance
7 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Migration
9 8 (9.76%) Supplier Management
9 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.76%) Budget Control
10 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.54%) Demand Management
10 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
11 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (7.32%) Retail
11 6 (7.32%) Degree
12 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
12 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.10%) SQL
12 5 (6.10%) ITIL
12 5 (6.10%) Test Planning
13 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (4.88%) People Management
13 4 (4.88%) System Testing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (3.66%) Lync
2 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Drupal
3 1 (1.22%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.88%) MS Project
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) LAN
1 2 (2.44%) VoIP
1 2 (2.44%) WAN
1 2 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) VPN
2 1 (1.22%) WLAN
2 1 (1.22%) NAS
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless Security
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
General
1 19 (23.17%) Publishing
2 16 (19.51%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) French Language
4 2 (2.44%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Project Manager
2 18 (21.95%) Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Coordinator
5 8 (9.76%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.88%) OBIEE Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.66%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.66%) PMI
5 1 (1.22%) Informatics
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Physics
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) NetWare
1 1 (1.22%) UNIX
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (34.15%) PRINCE2
3 18 (21.95%) Change Management
4 17 (20.73%) Project Planning
5 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.98%) Migration
7 8 (9.76%) Supplier Management
7 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.76%) Budget Control
8 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.54%) Demand Management
9 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL
9 5 (6.10%) Test Planning
10 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.88%) People Management
10 4 (4.88%) System Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Data Architecture
10 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) PMP
6 1 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CCIE
6 1 (1.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) P3O
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) SAP
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) Novell
4 1 (1.22%) Citrix
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.22%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.22%) Kaseya
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