Period
to 13 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Manager
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 75 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 +20 +9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 6 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.03% 0.99% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.02% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £271 £333 £342
90th Percentile £526 £523 £488
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +11.94% -10.07% +35.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 567 1,076 1,148
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.29% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 783 889
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £156 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 43 31
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.50 £18.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.81% +7.35% +3.03%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £74.56 £43.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -5.08%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured IT Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Oxfordshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Manager in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in Oxfordshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in Oxfordshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in Oxfordshire

IT 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 IT Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +20 2 £450 +20.00% 3
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) C

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C