The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 10 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 79 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.79% 7.34% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.70% 7.86% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 19
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£435 £381 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £240 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £462 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £39.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +22.46%
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
675 369 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 92.21% 93.42% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 193 246
Average daily rate £435 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 32 38
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.75 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 44 £413 +10.00% 8
Banbury 0 4 £450 -
Witney - 1 £450 -
Faringdon - - - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 74 (52.48%) PRINCE2
1 74 (52.48%) Project Management
2 51 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (24.82%) Publishing
4 26 (18.44%) Finance
5 20 (14.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.93%) Project Planning
7 14 (9.93%) Change Management
8 13 (9.22%) Migration
8 13 (9.22%) MS Project
9 11 (7.80%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (7.09%) Degree
10 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
10 10 (7.09%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.09%) SAP
10 10 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (6.38%) Windows 7
11 9 (6.38%) Windows
12 8 (5.67%) ITIL
12 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.96%) Banking
14 6 (4.26%) CMS
14 6 (4.26%) Marketing
14 6 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
14 6 (4.26%) WAN

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (4.26%) CMS
2 3 (2.13%) Drupal
2 3 (2.13%) Lync
3 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (9.22%) MS Project
2 10 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) SaaS
1 4 (2.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) WAN
2 5 (3.55%) LAN
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) Wireless
3 2 (1.42%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.42%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (24.82%) Publishing
2 26 (18.44%) Finance
3 7 (4.96%) Banking
4 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.26%) Marketing
5 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.55%) Electronics
6 3 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.42%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) HTML
1 2 (1.42%) .NET
1 2 (1.42%) XML
2 1 (0.71%) LAMP
2 1 (0.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.55%) DTV
3 4 (2.84%) PMI
4 2 (1.42%) NHS
5 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.71%) Informatics
5 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.71%) FMCG
5 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Windows
1 9 (6.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.48%) PRINCE2
1 74 (52.48%) Project Management
2 51 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.93%) Project Planning
4 14 (9.93%) Change Management
5 13 (9.22%) Migration
6 10 (7.09%) E-Commerce
7 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (5.67%) ITIL
7 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (4.26%) Budget Control
8 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.55%) Scrum
9 5 (3.55%) Programme Management
9 5 (3.55%) Supplier Management
9 5 (3.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (2.84%) Content Management
10 4 (2.84%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.55%) SQL
2 3 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (14.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (7.09%) Degree
2 10 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.13%) PMP
5 2 (1.42%) CISA
5 2 (1.42%) CISSP
6 1 (0.71%) MCP
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) SCCM
1 4 (2.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.09%) SAP
3 5 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.42%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (0.71%) Symantec
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco
5 1 (0.71%) Juniper
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