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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 33 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 45 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.25% 9.46% 11.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.74% 11.57% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 45
Median daily rate £434 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £303 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
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
515 579 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.93% 81.78% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 443 257
Median daily rate £425 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 27
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -17 19 £400 - 7
Kidlington - 4 £450 - 2
Banbury -1 2 £550 +23.59%
Abingdon -3 2 £413 -17.50% 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 47 (42.34%) PRINCE2
2 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.72%) QA
4 22 (19.82%) Change Management
5 21 (18.92%) Finance
6 20 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (17.12%) Scrum
7 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
8 17 (15.32%) Degree
9 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 15 (13.51%) Java
10 15 (13.51%) Process Improvement
10 15 (13.51%) Product Management
11 14 (12.61%) SQL
12 13 (11.71%) JIRA
12 13 (11.71%) Kanban
12 13 (11.71%) Confluence
12 13 (11.71%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
12 13 (11.71%) Test Planning
13 12 (10.81%) Defect Tracking
13 12 (10.81%) IT Audit
13 12 (10.81%) Talend
13 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (10.81%) Time Management
13 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (10.81%) Performance Testing
13 12 (10.81%) Talend Open Studio

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 13 (11.71%) Confluence
2 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.90%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Office
2 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.50%) MS Project
4 4 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.90%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) DNS
1 4 (3.60%) SAN
2 3 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (0.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.90%) NAS
3 1 (0.90%) Network Security
3 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
5 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.90%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.90%) QlikView
5 1 (0.90%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
1 13 (11.71%) JIRA
2 12 (10.81%) JUnit
2 12 (10.81%) Maven
2 12 (10.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (9.91%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.70%) IntelliJ
General
1 21 (18.92%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Publishing
3 5 (4.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (47.75%) Project Manager
2 24 (21.62%) Analyst
3 14 (12.61%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.11%) Senior Manager
4 9 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 8 (7.21%) Migration Manager
5 8 (7.21%) Migration Project Manager
6 7 (6.31%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.41%) Developer
7 6 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Office 365 Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Project Office Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Report Developer
8 5 (4.50%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Digital Project Manager
9 4 (3.60%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.81%) Web Services
2 11 (9.91%) SOAP
3 5 (4.50%) MDX
4 3 (2.70%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.80%) CSS
5 2 (1.80%) HTML
5 2 (1.80%) Node.js
5 2 (1.80%) PostGIS
6 1 (0.90%) Ajax
6 1 (0.90%) CSS3
6 1 (0.90%) HTML5
6 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) NHS
3 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.60%) PMI
5 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.80%) CCTV
6 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.90%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.90%) Informatics
7 1 (0.90%) Physics
7 1 (0.90%) Social Media
7 1 (0.90%) Tandem
7 1 (0.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) Unix
3 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.34%) PRINCE2
2 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.82%) Change Management
4 20 (18.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (17.12%) Scrum
6 15 (13.51%) Process Improvement
6 15 (13.51%) Product Management
7 13 (11.71%) Kanban
7 13 (11.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (11.71%) Test Planning
8 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.81%) Defect Tracking
8 12 (10.81%) IT Audit
8 12 (10.81%) Migration
8 12 (10.81%) Performance Testing
8 12 (10.81%) Time Management
9 11 (9.91%) API Testing
10 10 (9.01%) Project Planning
10 10 (9.01%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.51%) Java
2 14 (12.61%) SQL
3 1 (0.90%) C
3 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.90%) Perl
3 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Degree
2 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.41%) PMP
5 5 (4.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.70%) APMP
6 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) ISEB
7 1 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.72%) QA
2 5 (4.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.80%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) SCOM
2 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.90%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 12 (10.81%) Talend
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) VMware
3 3 (2.70%) NetApp
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.90%) Citrix
5 1 (0.90%) HP
5 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.90%) Remedy