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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 22 22 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 39 37 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.82% 7.09% 13.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.99% 7.46% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 52
Median daily rate £485 £500 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £356 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.40% -16.66%

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
558 496 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.55% 95.02% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 382 379
Median daily rate £430 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 43
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 +10 17 £475 -9.52% 1
Banbury +3 1 £480 +28.00%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 36 (56.25%) Project Management
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 15 (23.44%) Finance
5 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (15.63%) Change Management
7 10 (15.63%) Publishing
8 9 (14.06%) Migration
9 8 (12.50%) PMP
9 8 (12.50%) PMI Certification
9 8 (12.50%) Confluence
9 8 (12.50%) JIRA
10 7 (10.94%) Resource Allocation
11 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
11 6 (9.38%) Scrum
11 6 (9.38%) German Language
11 6 (9.38%) User Experience
12 5 (7.81%) QA
12 5 (7.81%) Banking
12 5 (7.81%) PMI
12 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 4 (6.25%) Software Delivery
13 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (6.25%) Web Development
13 4 (6.25%) Marketing
13 4 (6.25%) Analytics
13 4 (6.25%) Project Governance
14 3 (4.69%) APMP

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 8 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Project
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.56%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Publishing
3 6 (9.38%) German Language
4 5 (7.81%) Banking
5 4 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
1 6 (9.38%) User Experience
2 5 (7.81%) PMI
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) CCTV
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.56%) EPoS
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Project Management
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (15.63%) Change Management
8 9 (14.06%) Migration
9 7 (10.94%) Resource Allocation
10 6 (9.38%) Scrum
11 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 4 (6.25%) Analytics
12 4 (6.25%) Project Governance
12 4 (6.25%) Software Delivery
12 4 (6.25%) Web Development
13 3 (4.69%) CRM
13 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.69%) ERP
13 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 8 (12.50%) PMP
2 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.69%) APMP
3 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle
1 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.56%) Northgate
2 1 (1.56%) SAP
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago