The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Project Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Officer
Rank 155 157 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.058% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.060% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £308 £375 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +61.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £375 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £375 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £235 £225
% change year-on-year
-19.14% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.94%
Project Officer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3042 3318 5613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.67% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2419 2637 4295
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 107
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Project Officer in the job title.

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Project Officer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Officer across the City of London region.

Project Officer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Officer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Officer across the City of London region.

Project Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Project Officer 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 City of London region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (29.41%) MS Project
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
7 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.88%) Retail
9 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 1 (5.88%) Law
9 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.88%) Games
9 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
9 1 (5.88%) Equities
9 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (5.88%) MS Visio

Project Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (29.41%) MS Project
4 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Equities
1 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint