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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Analyst
Rank 130 148 125
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 19 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 11
Median daily rate £350 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-42.34% +76.19%
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
3338 3994 2961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.35% 95.19% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2126 2373 1629
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 206 202
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -6 10 £350 +7.69%
Cheshire +4 4 £250 -31.03%
Merseyside - 4 £350 -
Project Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 30 (57.69%) Business Analysis
2 21 (40.38%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) Finance
4 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.23%) Validation
4 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (17.31%) Back Office
5 9 (17.31%) Process Management
5 9 (17.31%) Data Mining
5 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) AIFMD
7 7 (13.46%) UCITS
8 6 (11.54%) Scrum
8 6 (11.54%) User Stories
9 5 (9.62%) Web Development
9 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.62%) SDLC
10 4 (7.69%) CRM
10 4 (7.69%) .NET
10 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.77%) Banking
11 3 (5.77%) JIRA
11 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (5.77%) Digital Media
11 3 (5.77%) New Media
11 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.77%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP hybris
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.77%) New Media
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.92%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Business Analysis
2 21 (40.38%) Project Management
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (19.23%) Validation
4 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Process Management
5 8 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Scrum
6 6 (11.54%) User Stories
7 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) SDLC
7 5 (9.62%) Web Development
8 4 (7.69%) CRM
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.77%) BPR
9 3 (5.77%) Change Management
9 3 (5.77%) ERP
9 3 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Java
1 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.77%) PHP
2 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) AIFMD
1 7 (13.46%) UCITS
2 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Apple
2 1 (1.92%) Citrix
2 1 (1.92%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) hybris
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.92%) SAP