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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 393 402 363
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 27 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 30
Average daily rate
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£240 £240 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £240 £200
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £14.25 £18.71 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -53.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -44.00%
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
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 6 £230 -13.20% 1
Thornton Heath - - - -
Project Officer
England

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (38.98%) Project Management
2 22 (37.29%) MS Project
3 21 (35.59%) Finance
4 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
5 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
6 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
7 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
8 10 (16.95%) MS Office
8 10 (16.95%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle
9 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.56%) Banking
10 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
10 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
11 6 (10.17%) Billing
11 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
11 6 (10.17%) Office 365
12 5 (8.47%) Degree
12 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
13 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (6.78%) Migration
13 4 (6.78%) Document Management
13 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
13 4 (6.78%) SCCM
14 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
14 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Project
2 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
3 10 (16.95%) MS Office
3 10 (16.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.69%) CA Clarity
3 1 (1.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Billing
4 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 2 (3.39%) Front Office
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.08%) NHS
2 2 (3.39%) EPoS
3 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) Economics
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Project Management
2 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
3 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
4 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) Document Management
5 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.08%) ERP
7 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.39%) Change Management
7 2 (3.39%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (3.39%) Change Control
8 1 (1.69%) Release Management
8 1 (1.69%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.69%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (1.69%) Business Development
8 1 (1.69%) Decision Table
8 1 (1.69%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
1 3 (5.08%) VBA
2 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) Degree
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.39%) PMP
6 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) AIFMD
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.69%) Capita
3 1 (1.69%) HP
3 1 (1.69%) Siebel
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