Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 43 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 -17
Contract jobs citing Project Management 49 42 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.66% 5.92% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 6.79% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 40
Oxford median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% +17.65%
10th Percentile £252 £150 £144
90th Percentile £663 £527 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Oxford median hourly rate £42.50 - £128.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £58.05
90th Percentile £43.75 - £140.35
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £128.50
% change year-on-year +123.68% -85.21% -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 643 619 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.36% 87.18% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 475 455
Oxford median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -0.62%
10th Percentile £320 £188 £229
90th Percentile £588 £538 £517
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Oxford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Oxford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Oxford

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Change Management
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL
4 13 (26.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.53%) Software Delivery
5 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
6 11 (22.45%) Windows
6 11 (22.45%) Scrum
7 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (20.41%) Finance
7 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (14.29%) DHCP
8 7 (14.29%) DNS
8 7 (14.29%) VMware
8 7 (14.29%) NetApp
8 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
8 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 7 (14.29%) JIRA
8 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (12.24%) Kanban
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.24%) Web Development
9 6 (12.24%) Migration

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 5 (10.20%) Drupal
1 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) Confluence
2 4 (8.16%) WordPress
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) WebTrends
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Office 365
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) DHCP
1 7 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) SMS
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Clusterpoint
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Development Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Development Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Process Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Software Development Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Development Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
5 4 (8.16%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Project Implementation Manager
5 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) CSS
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 4 (8.16%) Ajax
2 4 (8.16%) CSS3
2 4 (8.16%) HTML5
2 4 (8.16%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) PMI
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Change Management
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL
4 13 (26.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.53%) Software Delivery
5 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
6 11 (22.45%) Scrum
7 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.24%) Kanban
9 6 (12.24%) Migration
9 6 (12.24%) Web Development
10 5 (10.20%) Analytics
10 5 (10.20%) OO
10 5 (10.20%) OOP
10 5 (10.20%) SEO
10 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.16%) PHP
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.24%) PMP
3 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) PMO
2 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) NetApp
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) EMC
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) SAP