Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 11 December 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 Planning
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 94 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 -12 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 9 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.81% 0.76% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.89% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 21
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +9.09% +192.04%
10th Percentile £211 £279 £154
90th Percentile £550 £485 £665
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -26.03% +21.67% +71.43%

Project Planning 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 966 1,006 1,098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.26% 85.04% 87.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 797 781
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.05% +8.13%
10th Percentile £300 £277 £250
90th Percentile £575 £590 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 38
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +26.03% -18.89%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.98 £13.05
90th Percentile £43.75 £77.50 £37.93
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Oxfordshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Oxfordshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Oxfordshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Oxfordshire

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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 +17 3 £475 +5.56% 2
Abingdon - 3 £235 -
Kidlington 0 2 £325 +18.18%
Burford - 1 £149 -
Project Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 3 (33.33%) B2B
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Email Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
2 2 (22.22%) Content Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Pay per click
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Project Planning
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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Campaign Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Campaign Marketing Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Campaign Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Insight Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) B2B
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Content Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
2 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
2 2 (22.22%) Email Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Pay per click
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) HIPAA
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft