The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 44 28 4
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.93% 5.71% 14.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 5.79% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 24
Median daily rate £450 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £230 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +34.45%
Project Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
351 363 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.60% 98.64% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 286 115
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 23
Median hourly rate £11.25 £15.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.06% -6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxford region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Project Management
2 18 (56.25%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) NHS
5 6 (18.75%) MS Office
5 6 (18.75%) PMP
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
6 5 (15.63%) PMI
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
7 4 (12.50%) QA
7 4 (12.50%) FMCG
7 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 4 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Information Security
7 4 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Change Control
9 2 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.25%) CCTV
9 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery

Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) NHS
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) PMI
3 4 (12.50%) FMCG
4 2 (6.25%) CCTV
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Informatics
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Project Management
2 18 (56.25%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security
6 4 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Release Management
8 2 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.25%) Security Management
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PMP
2 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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