The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Project Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Analyst
England / North West
Rank 121 145 120
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 12 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.32% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.34% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 11
Median daily rate £325 £329 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +19.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £365 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £20.63 £18.65
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2491 3537 3103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.79% 94.93% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1555 2113 1701
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 189 198
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% +42.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Project Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Project Analyst in the job title.

Project Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Analyst across the North West region.

Project Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Project Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Project Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Project Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Analyst across the North West region.

Project Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Project Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +25 4 £225 -
Manchester +11 4 £385 +10.00% 2
Merseyside -4 2 £213 -15.00% 1
Lancashire +9 1 - -
Project Analyst
England

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Project Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Local Government
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 2 (8.00%) Life Science
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Product Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (8.00%) Decision Tree
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.00%) Service Design
8 1 (4.00%) GDPR
8 1 (4.00%) DocuSign

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Local Government
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Decision Tree
7 2 (8.00%) Product Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Service Design
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) VB
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) DocuSign
1 1 (4.00%) Google