Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 41 32
Rank change year-on-year -21 -9 -18
Contract jobs citing Project Management 22 72 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.27% 5.92% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 6.84% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 63 59
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £361 £263 £150
90th Percentile £537 £595 £565
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £417
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.04% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.71% - -
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% +9.80% -40.00%

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 829 1,052 1,062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 85.64% 86.51% 87.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 832 758
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £294 £265 £213
90th Percentile £575 £612 £570
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 41
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +17.14% -36.36%
10th Percentile £14.38 £15.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.63 £77.50 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £26.95 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.21% +6.76% -20.35%

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 16 January 2019.

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 6 months to 16 January 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 -8 10 £400 -13.51% 11
Kidlington +3 1 £375 -34.21%
Burford - 1 £149 -
Thame - 1 - -
Wallingford - 1 £575 -
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Skype
6 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 5 (22.73%) Workflow
7 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
9 2 (9.09%) CRM
9 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
10 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
10 1 (4.55%) Change Control
10 1 (4.55%) Line Management
10 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.55%) Critical Success Factor
10 1 (4.55%) WebEx
10 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
10 1 (4.55%) Case Management

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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) Broadband
2 1 (4.55%) WebEx
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Project Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Business Manager
7 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.55%) Case Management
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
8 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (4.55%) Critical Success Factor
8 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
8 1 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
8 1 (4.55%) Line Management
8 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Sun