The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 38 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 41 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.42% 8.76% 12.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 8.93% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 48
Median daily rate £481 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £39.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-20.51% +31.09%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 717 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.18% 98.08% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 513 279
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 47
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.45 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 -15 14 £475 +22.58% 5
Banbury -1 1 £550 +22.22%
Kidlington - 1 £475 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £413 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 53 (64.63%) Project Management
2 43 (52.44%) PRINCE2
3 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (19.51%) Finance
5 16 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (15.85%) Migration
7 10 (12.20%) NHS
7 10 (12.20%) Information Security
8 9 (10.98%) PMP
8 9 (10.98%) PCI DSS
8 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
9 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
9 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
9 8 (9.76%) PMI
9 8 (9.76%) MS Office
9 8 (9.76%) Change Management
10 7 (8.54%) Windows
10 7 (8.54%) Project Planning
11 6 (7.32%) QA
11 6 (7.32%) Risk Management
11 6 (7.32%) Change Control
11 6 (7.32%) Office 365
11 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.32%) FMCG
12 5 (6.10%) Resource Allocation
12 5 (6.10%) Publishing
12 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
12 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
13 4 (4.88%) Release Management

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) DNS
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) Network Security
1 1 (1.22%) SAN
1 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.22%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.22%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.22%) QlikView
2 1 (1.22%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
1 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Publishing
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) NHS
2 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) PMI
3 6 (7.32%) FMCG
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.22%) CCTV
6 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) Informatics
6 1 (1.22%) New Media
6 1 (1.22%) Tandem
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Project Management
2 43 (52.44%) PRINCE2
3 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (15.85%) Migration
6 10 (12.20%) Information Security
7 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.76%) Change Management
9 7 (8.54%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.32%) Change Control
10 6 (7.32%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
11 5 (6.10%) Resource Allocation
11 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
12 4 (4.88%) Contingency Planning
12 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.88%) Release Management
12 4 (4.88%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (10.98%) PMP
3 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) CCNP
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle
1 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco
3 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) Talend
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