The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Officer
Rank 394 397 388
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 39 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 26
Median daily rate £285 £240 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £173 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £268 £235
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.96 £19.02 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £15.25 £25.68
% change year-on-year
+63.93% -40.60%
Project Officer
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
21586 21213 22108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.71% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15649 14575 15433
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 £263
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 246 380 396
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Officer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Project Officer Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Officer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Project Officer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Officer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Project Officer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Officer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +46 12 £273 +26.74%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Project Officer
England

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 London region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 32 (52.46%) Project Management
2 23 (37.70%) MS Project
2 23 (37.70%) MS Office
3 22 (36.07%) Finance
4 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
5 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
6 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
7 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
8 12 (19.67%) MS Visio
8 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.11%) Scrum
9 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
9 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
11 6 (9.84%) Change Management
11 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
12 5 (8.20%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (4.92%) Publishing
14 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
14 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
14 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
14 3 (4.92%) Oracle
14 3 (4.92%) Project Governance
14 3 (4.92%) Change Control
15 2 (3.28%) Functional Testing
15 2 (3.28%) Dependency Management

Project Officer 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 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (37.70%) MS Office
1 23 (37.70%) MS Project
2 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
3 12 (19.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (8.20%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.64%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) QlikView
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Publishing
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.28%) NHS
1 2 (3.28%) Statistics
2 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) pSOS
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Project Management
2 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Scrum
4 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
5 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.92%) Change Control
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Project Governance
8 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.28%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Dependency Management
9 2 (3.28%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.28%) ITIL
9 2 (3.28%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.64%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Lotus
3 1 (1.64%) SAP