The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Project Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Assistant
Rank 443 446 415
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Project Assistant 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £168 £240 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.20% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £208 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £380 £226
UK excluding London median daily rate £192 £202 £200
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.01 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+24.95% -6.63%
Project Assistant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21925 22482 22648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15635 15732 15384
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Project Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Assistant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Project Assistant Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Assistant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Project Assistant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 London region featuring Project Assistant in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) STB
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) DSL
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA

Project Assistant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) SAP