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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 24 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 38 60 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.17% 11.11% 13.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.57% 13.76% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 51
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £66.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +227.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

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
502 436 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.49% 80.74% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 351 365
Median daily rate £475 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 26
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 15 £500 +11.11% 6
Abingdon - 3 £463 - 4
Banbury 0 1 £480 +23.87% 1
Kidlington - 1 £475 - 1
Witney - 1 £263 - 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.88%) Finance
5 18 (19.78%) Windows
6 17 (18.68%) PMP
6 17 (18.68%) PMI Certification
6 17 (18.68%) Change Management
7 16 (17.58%) Migration
7 16 (17.58%) Line Management
8 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
9 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 14 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (13.19%) PMI
10 12 (13.19%) Regression Testing
11 11 (12.09%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (12.09%) Office 365
12 10 (10.99%) Resource Allocation
12 10 (10.99%) Waterfall
12 10 (10.99%) ITIL
12 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
13 9 (9.89%) Publishing
13 9 (9.89%) Sophos
13 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (9.89%) Windows 7
14 8 (8.79%) Degree
14 8 (8.79%) Release Management
14 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
14 8 (8.79%) Data Centre
14 8 (8.79%) Middleware

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
2 2 (2.20%) SAS
3 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) MS Project
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.10%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.10%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (1.10%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (1.10%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.10%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) Office 365
2 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) LDAP
2 2 (2.20%) LAN
2 2 (2.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.20%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.10%) JBehave
3 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Publishing
3 6 (6.59%) Banking
4 5 (5.49%) German Language
5 4 (4.40%) Marketing
6 3 (3.30%) Billing
6 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.20%) Automotive
7 2 (2.20%) French Language
7 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.10%) Advertising
8 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 7 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
3 7 (7.69%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 7 (7.69%) Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Migration Manager
3 7 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
3 7 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Senior Salesforce Developer
3 7 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Data Migration Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Development Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Development Project Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Technical Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) Middleware
2 7 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) PMI
2 8 (8.79%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) CMDB
4 3 (3.30%) Social Media
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) CCTV
6 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.10%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.68%) Change Management
5 16 (17.58%) Line Management
5 16 (17.58%) Migration
6 14 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (13.19%) Regression Testing
8 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.99%) ITIL
8 10 (10.99%) Resource Allocation
8 10 (10.99%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
9 8 (8.79%) Release Management
9 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.69%) High Availability
10 7 (7.69%) Integration Testing
10 7 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 7 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) Apex Code
1 7 (7.69%) C#
1 7 (7.69%) Perl
1 7 (7.69%) Python
2 4 (4.40%) Java
3 3 (3.30%) SQL
4 1 (1.10%) C
4 1 (1.10%) R
4 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) PMI Certification
1 17 (18.68%) PMP
2 8 (8.79%) Degree
3 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.40%) ISEB
4 4 (4.40%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.30%) MCP
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) APMP
7 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (2.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (9.89%) Sophos
4 5 (5.49%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Sage
6 1 (1.10%) Cognos
6 1 (1.10%) Infor
6 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
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