The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 6 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 71 67 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.22% 14.86% 9.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.65% 15.84% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 39
Average daily rate £385 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £465 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 423 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.83% 93.79% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 221 291
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 48 80
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.33 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 40 £350 -12.50% 8
Banbury +3 1 £600 +84.61% 2
Faringdon - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 1
Abingdon - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Witney - - - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 42 (41.58%) PRINCE2
2 41 (40.59%) Project Management
3 23 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.84%) Publishing
5 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.88%) Finance
7 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (9.90%) Workflow
8 10 (9.90%) Web Development
9 9 (8.91%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.91%) PMI Certification
9 9 (8.91%) MS Project
10 8 (7.92%) Scrum
10 8 (7.92%) PRINCE
11 7 (6.93%) SAP
11 7 (6.93%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.93%) Demand Management
11 7 (6.93%) Business Transformation
12 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.94%) Office 365
12 6 (5.94%) PMP
13 5 (4.95%) Retail
14 4 (3.96%) Change Management
14 4 (3.96%) ERP
14 4 (3.96%) ITIL
15 3 (2.97%) Windows
15 3 (2.97%) EDI
15 3 (2.97%) LAN

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS PowerPoint
1 9 (8.91%) MS Project
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Servitor
1 1 (0.99%) Agresso
1 1 (0.99%) Maximo
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Office 365
2 2 (1.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) LAN
1 3 (2.97%) Firewall
2 2 (1.98%) Wireless
2 2 (1.98%) WAN
2 2 (1.98%) Broadband
2 2 (1.98%) 4G
3 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) MySQL
General
1 16 (15.84%) Publishing
2 12 (11.88%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Electronics
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) EDI
2 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.99%) CSS
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) XML
2 1 (0.99%) HTML
2 1 (0.99%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.97%) PMI
1 3 (2.97%) NHS
2 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.99%) Social Media
2 1 (0.99%) DTV
2 1 (0.99%) Open Source
2 1 (0.99%) Informatics
2 1 (0.99%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.99%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) PRINCE2
2 41 (40.59%) Project Management
3 23 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.90%) Workflow
5 10 (9.90%) Web Development
6 8 (7.92%) Scrum
6 8 (7.92%) PRINCE
7 7 (6.93%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
7 7 (6.93%) Demand Management
7 7 (6.93%) Business Transformation
8 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.96%) Change Management
9 4 (3.96%) ERP
9 4 (3.96%) ITIL
10 3 (2.97%) Migration
10 3 (2.97%) Workflow Management
10 3 (2.97%) Software Engineering
11 2 (1.98%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) Java
2 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.99%) PHP
2 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (8.91%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.94%) PMP
4 2 (1.98%) Degree
4 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) SAP
3 1 (0.99%) Citrix
3 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.99%) Mercator
3 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds
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