The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Officer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Officer
Rank 381 370 355
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 30 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 27
Average daily rate
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£221 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £178 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £373 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £235 £215
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.02 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.86 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-32.92% +10.95%
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
20772 21329 19784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.37% 92.77% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14288 14968 13348
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 384 414
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -9.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.79 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Officer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 8 £208 -39.19%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 - -
Project Officer
England

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Project Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Officer in their job title.

1 29 (55.77%) MS Office
2 28 (53.85%) PRINCE2
3 23 (44.23%) MS Project
4 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
5 18 (34.62%) Finance
6 17 (32.69%) Security Cleared
7 11 (21.15%) Change Control
7 11 (21.15%) Project Planning
7 11 (21.15%) Project Management
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.38%) ITIL
8 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
9 7 (13.46%) Degree
10 6 (11.54%) Change Management
10 6 (11.54%) Service Management
10 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
10 6 (11.54%) NHS
10 6 (11.54%) QA
11 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
11 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
11 5 (9.62%) RUP
11 5 (9.62%) Billing
12 4 (7.69%) Logistics
12 4 (7.69%) Oracle
12 4 (7.69%) ClearQuest
12 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
12 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (5.77%) Release Management

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Project Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (55.77%) MS Office
2 23 (44.23%) MS Project
3 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
4 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
7 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Intranet
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Billing
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) NHS
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 11 (21.15%) Project Management
2 11 (21.15%) Project Planning
2 11 (21.15%) Change Control
3 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Service Management
4 6 (11.54%) Change Management
4 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.62%) RUP
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) Logistics
7 3 (5.77%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.77%) CRM
7 3 (5.77%) Decision Table
7 3 (5.77%) Business Development
7 3 (5.77%) Release Management
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL V2
8 2 (3.85%) ERP
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
1 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) COBIT
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.85%) Planview
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
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