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 3 months to 29 June 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
South East > Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 34 65 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.48% 10.98% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.65% 13.71% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 48
Oxfordshire median daily rate £445 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% -11.11%  
10th Percentile £261 £267 £211
90th Percentile £675 £500 £571
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.37% -41.81%  
10th Percentile £36.25 £14.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £38.75 £19.40 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -23.63% -12.00%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 511 474 620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.42% 80.07% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2030 1417 1652
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.34%  
10th Percentile £305 £299 £268
90th Percentile £580 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -27.27%  
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.00 £8.48
90th Percentile £34.63 £40.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -10 15 £450 +14.28% 4
Banbury +4 5 £363 +61.11%
Kidlington -4 2 £569 +22.97% 3
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 36 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.82%) Migration
4 17 (25.76%) PMI Certification
5 16 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (22.73%) PMP
6 15 (22.73%) ITIL
6 15 (22.73%) Change Management
7 14 (21.21%) Finance
7 14 (21.21%) PMI
8 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
8 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (18.18%) Release Management
10 11 (16.67%) Publishing
10 11 (16.67%) Windows
10 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 11 (16.67%) PMO
11 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (12.12%) Risk Management
13 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
14 6 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 6 (9.09%) Degree
14 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
14 6 (9.09%) Supplier Management
15 5 (7.58%) Scrum
15 5 (7.58%) PRINCE
15 5 (7.58%) SDLC
15 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure

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 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.52%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (1.52%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.06%) Office 365
4 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) LAN
1 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
1 2 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Publishing
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Automotive
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Billing
5 2 (3.03%) French Language
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Project Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Migration Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Migration Project Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Analyst
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Graduate
3 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Process Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Publishing Project Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (3.03%) Project Control Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) PMI
2 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.82%) Migration
4 15 (22.73%) Change Management
4 15 (22.73%) ITIL
5 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.18%) Release Management
7 8 (12.12%) Risk Management
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Supplier Management
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.58%) Scrum
10 5 (7.58%) SDLC
11 4 (6.06%) ITIL V3
11 4 (6.06%) Kanban
11 4 (6.06%) Project Governance
11 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 4 (6.06%) Software Delivery
11 4 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) C++
2 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) PMI Certification
2 15 (22.73%) PMP
3 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.03%) ISEB
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.52%) APMP
7 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) PMO
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 22301
2 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Apple
2 2 (3.03%) Sage
2 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos
3 1 (1.52%) EMC
3 1 (1.52%) Infor
3 1 (1.52%) Juniper
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
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