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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Officer
England / London
Rank 368 400 399
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 38 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 15
Median daily rate £275 £273 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £163 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £325 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £216 £210 £225
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+70.91% -8.05%

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
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Project Officer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
City of London +1 6 £320 +17.43%
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £338 -
Project Officer
England

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 32 (52.46%) PRINCE2
3 30 (49.18%) PMO
4 29 (47.54%) MS Project
5 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
5 26 (42.62%) Project Management
6 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
7 19 (31.15%) MS Office
8 15 (24.59%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.95%) Project Planning
10 13 (21.31%) DV Cleared
11 12 (19.67%) CheckPoint
12 11 (18.03%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
13 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
14 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
15 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
17 6 (9.84%) Law
17 6 (9.84%) Change Management
17 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
18 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 5 (8.20%) Change Control
18 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
19 4 (6.56%) Confluence
19 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
19 4 (6.56%) Document Management
19 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
19 4 (6.56%) JIRA

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 4 (6.56%) Confluence
1 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (47.54%) MS Project
2 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
3 19 (31.15%) MS Office
4 15 (24.59%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (18.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Primavera
2 1 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
2 1 (1.64%) NHS
2 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) pSOS
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) PRINCE2
2 26 (42.62%) Project Management
3 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Project Planning
4 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
5 6 (9.84%) Change Management
5 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.20%) Change Control
7 4 (6.56%) Document Management
8 3 (4.92%) Coaching
8 3 (4.92%) Information Management
8 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.28%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (3.28%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.28%) Project Governance
9 2 (3.28%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.28%) Statistical Modelling
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 13 (21.31%) DV Cleared
3 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (49.18%) PMO
2 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) CheckPoint
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Atlassian