Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 November 2018 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 38 25
Rank change year-on-year -17 -13 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 42 80 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.57% 6.39% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 7.55% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 69 75
Oxfordshire median daily rate £494 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.95% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £273 £157
90th Percentile £629 £663 £535
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.59% +136.11% -85.99%
10th Percentile £19.13 £41.25 £15.20
90th Percentile £51.38 £43.75 £20.00
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £26.93 £25.50
% change year-on-year +20.67% +5.62% -23.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,024 1,060 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 86.93% 84.66% 88.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 856 814
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 35
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +21.05% -15.56%
10th Percentile £15.23 £13.67 £13.70
90th Percentile £49.88 £77.50 £42.10
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Oxfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Oxfordshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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 -7 20 £494 +6.76% 14
Kidlington +3 3 £525 -7.89% 1
Witney - 3 £625 - 4
Banbury -5 1 - - 1
Abingdon -12 1 £375 -2.09% 6
Burford - 1 £149 -
Thame - 1 - - 1
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Project Management.

1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.43%) CRM
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (19.05%) Marketing
6 6 (14.29%) Degree
6 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (14.29%) Workflow
6 6 (14.29%) Middleware
6 6 (14.29%) Skype
6 6 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
6 6 (14.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (14.29%) Sales Enablement
7 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.90%) Office 365
7 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
7 5 (11.90%) Master Data Management
7 5 (11.90%) Python
7 5 (11.90%) Data Management
7 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) Use Case
8 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Windows
8 4 (9.52%) Linux

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 5 (11.90%) Office 365
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (7.14%) Datadog
4 3 (7.14%) Slack
5 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.38%) PaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
2 1 (2.38%) WebEx
2 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) CMake
3 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Publishing
5 2 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Business Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Junior
5 4 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Salesforce Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Project Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Salesforce Developer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (7.14%) SAML
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.38%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) Tandem
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (21.43%) CRM
3 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
4 6 (14.29%) Sales Enablement
4 6 (14.29%) Workflow
5 5 (11.90%) Data Management
5 5 (11.90%) Master Data Management
5 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) Use Case
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
6 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Python
2 3 (7.14%) C#
2 3 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (4.76%) C++
3 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 2 (4.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) GDPR
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
1 3 (7.14%) Terraform
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 9 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.14%) Ivanti
2 3 (7.14%) New Relic
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) PagerDuty
3 2 (4.76%) Cognos
3 2 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Lotus
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Sun