The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Support 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 Support Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Support Officer
Rank 394 407 407
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 21 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 15
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£215 £240 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £150 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £215 £203
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £14.25 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.08% -31.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.01 £15.50 £13.22
% change year-on-year
+35.51% +17.24%
Project Support 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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Project Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Project Support Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Support Officer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Support Officer across the London region.

Project Support Officer Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Support Officer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Support Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Project Support Officer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Support Officer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Support Officer across the London region.

Project Support Officer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Support 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 Support Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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 +1 3 £315 +36.95%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £181 -
Project Support Officer
England

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Project Support 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 Support Officer in their job title.

1 32 (74.42%) PRINCE2
2 24 (55.81%) MS Project
3 17 (39.53%) MS Office
4 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
4 16 (37.21%) Finance
5 14 (32.56%) Project Planning
5 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.91%) Project Management
6 12 (27.91%) Change Control
7 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
8 10 (23.26%) ITIL
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
11 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
12 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
12 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
12 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
13 5 (11.63%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (11.63%) Degree
13 5 (11.63%) Service Management
13 5 (11.63%) APMP
14 4 (9.30%) PRINCE
14 4 (9.30%) Change Management
14 4 (9.30%) Banking
14 4 (9.30%) Retail
15 3 (6.98%) COBIT
15 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (6.98%) NHS
15 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical

Project Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Project Support 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 Support Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) MS Project
2 17 (39.53%) MS Office
3 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
4 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
5 5 (11.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.65%) Agresso
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) NHS
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) CESG
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) pSOS
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) PRINCE2
2 14 (32.56%) Project Planning
3 12 (27.91%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) Change Control
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
7 5 (11.63%) Service Management
8 4 (9.30%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL V2
10 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.65%) Release Management
10 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.65%) Content Management
10 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.33%) Information Security
11 1 (2.33%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) APMP
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Nokia