The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 58 45 57
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 2 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.37% 1.40% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.46% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Median daily rate £425 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.14% -1.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £455 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £514 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £52.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 533 481 647
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.62% 96.20% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 372 399
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Oxfordshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Oxfordshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Oxfordshire

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) APMP
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle