Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 19 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 Planning
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 72 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 -30
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.68% 1.67% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.91% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
Oxford median daily rate £450 £446 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +207.76% -51.67%
10th Percentile £390 £117 £134
90th Percentile £493 £670 £386
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £418 £198
% change year-on-year +7.78% +111.39% -38.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxford median hourly rate - - £133.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £73.00

Project Planning 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 637 628 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.26% 87.47% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 484 460
Oxford median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £320 £188 £227
90th Percentile £588 £538 £513
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% +50.00%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Oxford

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) PMP
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Governance
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Service Design
4 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (40.00%) Publishing
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management

Project Planning
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 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Product Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (60.00%) Service Design
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (100.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft