The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Project Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Assistant
UK / England
Rank 566 571 568
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Assistant 11 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.044% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.046% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Median daily rate £388 £189 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.02% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £120 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £221 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £207 £190
% change year-on-year
+18.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Project Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Project Assistant in the job title.

Project Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Assistant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Assistant across the England region.

Project Assistant Daily Rate Trend in England

Project Assistant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Assistant across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Project Assistant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Project Assistant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Assistant across the England region.

Project Assistant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Project Assistant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Assistant within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +14 4 - - 1
North West +19 3 £245 +29.76%
London +2 3 £400 +135.29%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Project Assistant
UK

Project Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Project Assistant 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 England region featuring Project Assistant in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) SharePoint
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) MS Office
3 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) SLA
7 5 (18.52%) ECDL
8 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) Retail
9 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) Logistics
10 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
10 2 (7.41%) Migration
10 2 (7.41%) Maya
10 2 (7.41%) CRM
10 2 (7.41%) MS Project
10 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
10 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (3.70%) AAT
11 1 (3.70%) Coaching
11 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
11 1 (3.70%) Project Governance

Project Assistant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (40.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
4 6 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
6 2 (7.41%) Maya
6 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
1 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Governance
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) TQM
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ECDL
2 1 (3.70%) AAT
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Epicor
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com