Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 32 25
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 -12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 46 83 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.74% 7.02% 8.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 8.24% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 68 79
Oxfordshire median daily rate £520 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £315 £259 £153
90th Percentile £622 £663 £525
South East median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.82% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +135.29% -38.18%
10th Percentile £19.13 £36.75 £14.30
90th Percentile £51.38 £43.25 £20.00
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year +51.16% -3.80% -33.28%

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 1,082 1,007 1,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.04% 85.12% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 780 759
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £433 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.04% +4.97% +3.13%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £258
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 35
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.00 £19.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.08 £12.72
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £42.10
South East median hourly rate £25.01 £20.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year +21.98% -9.89% +0.38%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -23 21 £520 +15.56% 12
Witney - 4 £625 - 3
Kidlington -2 3 £523 -8.33%
Banbury -7 1 - - 5
Abingdon -11 1 £375 - 5
Burford - 1 £149 -
Thame - 1 - -
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) Degree
3 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (19.57%) CRM
5 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (17.39%) Marketing
5 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
6 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (15.22%) Finance
6 7 (15.22%) Python
7 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.04%) Windows
7 6 (13.04%) Middleware
7 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 6 (13.04%) Marketing Automation
7 6 (13.04%) Sales Enablement
7 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
8 5 (10.87%) Master Data Management
8 5 (10.87%) DevOps
8 5 (10.87%) Use Case
8 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (10.87%) SaaS
8 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) Data Management
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) Linux
8 5 (10.87%) SAP

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 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) CA PPM
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.17%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CCM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) SaaS
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (8.70%) Datadog
3 4 (8.70%) Slack
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Broadband
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) CMake
3 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (17.39%) Marketing
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.52%) Publishing
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.17%) Automotive
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) German Language
6 1 (2.17%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.70%) Salesforce Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (6.52%) Salesforce Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Middleware
2 4 (8.70%) SAML
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Tandem
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (19.57%) CRM
4 6 (13.04%) Marketing Automation
4 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.04%) Sales Enablement
5 5 (10.87%) Data Management
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Master Data Management
5 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) Use Case
6 4 (8.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 4 (8.70%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Python
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) Ruby
3 3 (6.52%) C++
3 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) ABAP
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MBA
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (6.52%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) GDPR
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
1 4 (8.70%) Terraform
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) SAP
4 4 (8.70%) New Relic
4 4 (8.70%) PagerDuty
5 3 (6.52%) Cognos
5 3 (6.52%) Ivanti
5 3 (6.52%) Lotus
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) ESRI
6 2 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) CODA
7 1 (2.17%) Sun
7 1 (2.17%) Workday