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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Officer
Rank 385 396 387
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 23 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 18
Average daily rate £275 £225 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £148 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £330 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £224 £250
% change year-on-year
-1.67% -10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.05 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +10.60%
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
20061 20060 20469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.51% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14232 14223 13899
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 342 392
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.53 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +45 4 £275 -4.34% 2
Hayes - 1 £125 -
Westminster - 1 £270 -
Hammersmith - 1 £260 -
Project Officer
England

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 18 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
4 14 (29.17%) MS Project
4 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 13 (27.08%) DV Cleared
6 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
7 10 (20.83%) MS Office
8 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.58%) Change Management
11 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
12 5 (10.42%) Project Governance
13 4 (8.33%) Change Control
13 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.33%) Dependency Management
13 4 (8.33%) QA
13 4 (8.33%) NHS
13 4 (8.33%) Law
13 4 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
14 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
14 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (6.25%) Oracle
15 2 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 2 (4.17%) Migration
15 2 (4.17%) Resource Management

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Project
2 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
3 10 (20.83%) MS Office
4 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP SRM
1 1 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
1 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) Skype
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) pSOS
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 18 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 7 (14.58%) Change Management
5 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) Project Governance
6 4 (8.33%) Change Control
6 4 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Dependency Management
7 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.17%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Migration
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.08%) DV Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) APMP
4 2 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) MBA
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago