The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 19 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.59% 0.48% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 0.69% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
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£320 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.85% -33.87%
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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
160 144 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 73.39% 68.57% 71.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 89 107
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Project Planning
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Budget Control
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Demand Management
6 3 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (13.33%) MS Project
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.67%) Local Government
8 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
8 1 (6.67%) CMDB
8 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
8 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.67%) SAP
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
8 1 (6.67%) IBM
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Budget Control
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Demand Management
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
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