The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Analyst
Rank 140 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 16 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.81% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 13
Average daily rate £308 £281 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £301
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £20.80 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -15.10%
Project Analyst
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 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
3579 2967 2567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.16% 94.25% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2155 1669 1303
Average daily rate £375 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 179 191
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.22 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £42.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Manchester -11 9 £300 -0.82% 1
Cheshire -6 3 £350 +36.58% 1
Merseyside -12 3 £250 +42.85%
Lancashire -1 1 £308 -13.38% 1
Project Analyst
England

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Project Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (13.89%) MS Office
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Banking
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (11.11%) Retail
6 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.11%) CRM
6 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (8.33%) MS Project
7 3 (8.33%) UML
7 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Application Rationalisation
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.56%) BPMN
8 2 (5.56%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Project Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
3 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (8.33%) MS Project
5 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.78%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) 4G
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Local Government
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.78%) FMCG
1 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.78%) Life Science
1 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
1 1 (2.78%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) HPUX
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
3 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 3 (8.33%) Application Rationalisation
4 3 (8.33%) Change Control
4 3 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (5.56%) B2B
5 2 (5.56%) BPMN
5 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCA
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ECDL
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PMP
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) SAP