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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 57 95 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.84% 12.70% 8.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% 15.81% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 61 27
Average daily rate £375 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £338 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -2.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
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
422 601 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 72.88% 80.35% 71.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 396 235
Average daily rate £413 £410 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 44 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 26 £331 -30.26% 12
Banbury 0 5 £460 +3.37%
Carterton - 1 - -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £350 -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 50 (42.37%) PRINCE2
2 27 (22.88%) Change Management
2 27 (22.88%) Windows
3 23 (19.49%) ITIL
4 22 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.95%) Business Analysis
5 20 (16.95%) Windows 7
6 17 (14.41%) Problem Management
7 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (11.86%) Finance
9 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
9 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (10.17%) NHS
9 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (10.17%) QA
10 11 (9.32%) Project Planning
10 11 (9.32%) Migration
10 11 (9.32%) Data Analysis
10 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
10 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
10 11 (9.32%) Publishing
11 10 (8.47%) CMDB
11 10 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (7.63%) Change Control
12 9 (7.63%) Release Management
12 9 (7.63%) Degree
12 9 (7.63%) Incident Management
12 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.69%) Node.js
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.78%) MS Office
2 4 (3.39%) MS Project
3 2 (1.69%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) Office 365
3 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) DHCP
1 6 (5.08%) DNS
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
2 2 (1.69%) SAN
2 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.54%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.69%) Power BI
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.85%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
1 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) JIRA
2 2 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.85%) JUnit
3 1 (0.85%) Maven
3 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (11.86%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Publishing
3 5 (4.24%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Front Office
6 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (42.37%) Project Manager
2 21 (17.80%) Analyst
3 9 (7.63%) Business Analyst
3 9 (7.63%) Developer
3 9 (7.63%) IT Manager
4 8 (6.78%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Migration Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Senior Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Migration Project Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (4.24%) OBIEE Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Project Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) MDX
1 3 (2.54%) Spring Boot
1 3 (2.54%) Web Services
2 2 (1.69%) PostGIS
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) Ajax
3 1 (0.85%) CSS
3 1 (0.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.85%) SOAP
3 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) NHS
2 10 (8.47%) CMDB
3 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.39%) PMI
7 3 (2.54%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.69%) Social Media
9 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.85%) Derivative
9 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.85%) Informatics
9 1 (0.85%) Physics
9 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.88%) Windows
2 20 (16.95%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.69%) Linux
6 2 (1.69%) Unix
6 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) PRINCE2
2 27 (22.88%) Change Management
3 23 (19.49%) ITIL
4 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (16.95%) Business Analysis
6 17 (14.41%) Problem Management
7 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.32%) Data Analysis
8 11 (9.32%) Migration
8 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
8 11 (9.32%) Project Planning
9 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.63%) Change Control
10 9 (7.63%) ETL
10 9 (7.63%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.63%) Release Management
10 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.93%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.78%) SQL
2 5 (4.24%) Java
2 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) Perl
3 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (7.63%) Degree
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.08%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.08%) PMP
3 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.85%) APMP
7 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) QA
2 5 (4.24%) SLA
3 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) NetBackup
1 8 (6.78%) SCCM
2 2 (1.69%) DameWare
2 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.85%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) Oracle
3 7 (5.93%) VMware
4 6 (5.08%) NetApp
5 4 (3.39%) SAP
6 2 (1.69%) Adobe
6 2 (1.69%) Facebook
6 2 (1.69%) Google
6 2 (1.69%) hybris
6 2 (1.69%) Informatica
6 2 (1.69%) Lotus
6 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.69%) Tableau
6 2 (1.69%) Talend
6 2 (1.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.85%) Charles River
7 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.85%) Remedy
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Rate: on application
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £70 - £100 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago