Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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 Project Manager
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 90 98
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -30
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 4 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.60% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.62% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Oxfordshire median daily rate £431 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.29% -7.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £351 £302 £408
90th Percentile £474 £522 £508
South East median daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £38.13 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -30.68% +103.89%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1141 1134 1430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.61% 97.26% 97.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 825 940
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +20.30%
10th Percentile £231 £220 £220
90th Percentile £558 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 97
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.80 £35.30 £38.40
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Oxfordshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Oxfordshire

IT Project 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 Project Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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 -5 1 £425 +36.00%
Banbury - 1 £350 - 1
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MOF

IT Project 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 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MOF
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft