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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 65 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.22% 11.13% 9.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.59% 15.19% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 47 29
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£400 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £229 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -
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
561 395 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.57% 73.28% 73.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 253 233
Average daily rate £413 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.60 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £8.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 34 £400 +25.00% 8
Banbury +6 8 £445 +18.66% 2
Abingdon +5 1 £500 - 7
Bicester - 1 £225 -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 68 (47.22%) PRINCE2
2 47 (32.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.53%) Finance
5 27 (18.75%) Publishing
6 25 (17.36%) Business Analysis
7 20 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (11.11%) PMI Certification
8 16 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 15 (10.42%) MS Project
10 13 (9.03%) Oracle
10 13 (9.03%) Data Architecture
10 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (8.33%) SQL
11 12 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (8.33%) ETL
11 12 (8.33%) PMI
12 11 (7.64%) Degree
13 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (6.94%) NHS
13 10 (6.94%) Windows
13 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
13 10 (6.94%) ITIL
13 10 (6.94%) Change Management
13 10 (6.94%) Scrum
13 10 (6.94%) Software Delivery
14 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) Lync
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.69%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (10.42%) MS Project
2 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.47%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.69%) InDesign
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) LAN
2 6 (4.17%) VoIP
3 2 (1.39%) SAN
3 2 (1.39%) Internet
3 2 (1.39%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.39%) PABX
4 1 (0.69%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) DHCP
4 1 (0.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 31 (21.53%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Publishing
3 9 (6.25%) Marketing
4 5 (3.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (56.94%) Project Manager
2 26 (18.06%) Analyst
3 15 (10.42%) Senior Manager
3 15 (10.42%) Senior Project Manager
4 13 (9.03%) Developer
5 12 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.94%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 8 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Software Project Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Software Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Delivery Project Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Software Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.86%) OBIEE Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (4.17%) Resource Manager
10 5 (3.47%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.78%) Project Director
11 4 (2.78%) Portfolio Manager
11 4 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.17%) jQuery
2 5 (3.47%) MDX
2 5 (3.47%) .NET
2 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.08%) Middleware
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.39%) Java EE
4 2 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (0.69%) Flash
5 1 (0.69%) CSS
5 1 (0.69%) HTML
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.33%) PMI
2 10 (6.94%) NHS
3 7 (4.86%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.17%) E-Learning
5 5 (3.47%) User Experience
6 4 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.39%) New Media
7 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.69%) Life Science
8 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.69%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.69%) Informatics
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.94%) Windows
2 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.69%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.22%) PRINCE2
2 47 (32.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.36%) Business Analysis
5 20 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 13 (9.03%) Data Architecture
7 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.33%) ETL
8 12 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (6.94%) Software Delivery
9 10 (6.94%) Change Management
9 10 (6.94%) ITIL
9 10 (6.94%) Scrum
10 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 8 (5.56%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.56%) Resource Management
11 8 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.33%) SQL
2 7 (4.86%) C
3 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.47%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (0.69%) PHP
6 1 (0.69%) Python
6 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.69%) Ruby
6 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 11 (7.64%) Degree
3 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (6.25%) PMP
5 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
1 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.69%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (9.03%) Oracle
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.78%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.39%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
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