The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Project Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Officer
Rank 164 150 132
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £258 £275 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +48.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £268 £240
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +11.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -20.00%
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 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
3676 3472 2906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.62% 94.71% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2212 1949 1561
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 £270 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 203 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.61 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Officer
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 Officer across the North West region.

Project Officer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Project Officer
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 Officer across the North West region.

Project Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Project Officer
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 Officer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 -9 1 £258 - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Project Officer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Project Officer 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 Officer in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Wiki
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) WebEx
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet

Project Officer 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google