The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 19 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 61 51 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.53% 10.47% 10.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.61% 15.32% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 36 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £354 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -4.00%
Project Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 333 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.42% 68.38% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 193 246
Average daily rate £405 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £8.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £174.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 30 £400 +40.35% 8
Banbury +2 9 £444 +18.33% 2
Abingdon +3 2 £438 - 1
Bicester - 2 £225 -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 69 (45.10%) PRINCE2
2 48 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (28.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (22.22%) Finance
5 33 (21.57%) Business Analysis
6 31 (20.26%) Publishing
7 22 (14.38%) MS Project
8 21 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (13.73%) PMI Certification
9 20 (13.07%) Project Planning
10 19 (12.42%) SQL
11 17 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (10.46%) E-Commerce
13 15 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (9.80%) Oracle
13 15 (9.80%) PMI
13 15 (9.80%) PMP
13 15 (9.80%) ETL
13 15 (9.80%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (9.80%) Data Architecture
13 15 (9.80%) Waterfall
13 15 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (8.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (8.50%) Data Analysis
14 13 (8.50%) PL/SQL
14 13 (8.50%) Change Management
15 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
15 12 (7.84%) MS Office
15 12 (7.84%) Degree
16 11 (7.19%) C

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (5.23%) CMS
2 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.31%) Lync
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.65%) WordPress
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (14.38%) MS Project
2 12 (7.84%) MS Office
2 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.65%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) LAN
2 6 (3.92%) VoIP
3 3 (1.96%) WAN
4 2 (1.31%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.31%) PABX
5 1 (0.65%) OSPF
5 1 (0.65%) BGP
5 1 (0.65%) Firewall
5 1 (0.65%) VLAN
5 1 (0.65%) DHCP
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (9.80%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 34 (22.22%) Finance
2 31 (20.26%) Publishing
3 8 (5.23%) Marketing
4 4 (2.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (51.63%) Project Manager
2 32 (20.92%) Analyst
3 18 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 18 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 16 (10.46%) Developer
5 11 (7.19%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.54%) OBIEE Developer
7 9 (5.88%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 9 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.58%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (4.58%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.58%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Software Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Software Delivery Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Software Project Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Resource Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Delivery Project Manager
10 4 (2.61%) Consultant
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.88%) Java EE
2 6 (3.92%) jQuery
3 5 (3.27%) MDX
3 5 (3.27%) .NET
3 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.96%) Middleware
4 3 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.31%) HTML
5 2 (1.31%) CSS
5 2 (1.31%) XML
6 1 (0.65%) Flash
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (0.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.65%) HTML5
6 1 (0.65%) CSS3
6 1 (0.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) PMI
2 10 (6.54%) NHS
3 6 (3.92%) E-Learning
3 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.92%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.27%) User Experience
5 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.61%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.61%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.31%) New Media
6 2 (1.31%) Life Science
6 2 (1.31%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.31%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.31%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.54%) Windows
2 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.27%) Linux
4 2 (1.31%) UNIX
4 2 (1.31%) Solaris
5 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.10%) PRINCE2
2 48 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (28.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (21.57%) Business Analysis
5 21 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (13.07%) Project Planning
7 17 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (10.46%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.80%) ETL
9 15 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 15 (9.80%) Data Architecture
9 15 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (8.50%) Data Analysis
10 13 (8.50%) Change Management
11 9 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.88%) Migration
11 9 (5.88%) Scrum
11 9 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
11 9 (5.88%) Software Delivery
12 8 (5.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.42%) SQL
2 13 (8.50%) PL/SQL
3 11 (7.19%) C
4 9 (5.88%) Java
5 6 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.31%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) PMI Certification
2 15 (9.80%) PMP
3 13 (8.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (7.84%) Degree
5 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
1 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (9.80%) Oracle
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.61%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.31%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe
5 1 (0.65%) VMware
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