The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 384 342 382
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 32 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 29
Average daily rate £275 £190 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £156 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £220 £225
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.86 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -19.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Project Officer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
City of London -9 9 £350 +23.89% 2
Project Officer
England

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 31 (50.00%) MS Project
1 31 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (41.94%) Finance
3 25 (40.32%) MS Excel
3 25 (40.32%) Project Management
4 17 (27.42%) MS Office
5 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
6 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
7 14 (22.58%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (20.97%) MS Visio
9 12 (19.35%) Programme Management
10 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
11 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.52%) Project Planning
11 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
12 8 (12.90%) Banking
13 7 (11.29%) Change Control
13 7 (11.29%) Degree
14 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (8.06%) Spreadsheet
15 5 (8.06%) QA
15 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
16 4 (6.45%) Oracle
16 4 (6.45%) Scrum
16 4 (6.45%) Time Management
17 3 (4.84%) Dependency Management
17 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 3 (4.84%) Local Government
17 3 (4.84%) Oracle Financials
17 3 (4.84%) DSDM

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 31 (50.00%) MS Project
2 25 (40.32%) MS Excel
3 17 (27.42%) MS Office
4 14 (22.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (20.97%) MS Visio
6 5 (8.06%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Local Government
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) NHS
1 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.61%) CESG
1 1 (1.61%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 25 (40.32%) Project Management
3 12 (19.35%) Programme Management
4 9 (14.52%) Project Planning
5 7 (11.29%) Change Control
6 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 4 (6.45%) Time Management
8 3 (4.84%) Dependency Management
8 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.84%) DSDM
9 2 (3.23%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.61%) Content Management
10 1 (1.61%) Document Management
10 1 (1.61%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 1 (1.61%) Information Security
10 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.61%) ERP
10 1 (1.61%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
3 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.29%) Degree
5 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.61%) PMP
7 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.61%) COBIT
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Planview
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