The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Officer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Officer
Rank 75 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.10% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £76 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £196 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
-12.77% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.05 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +10.60%
Project Officer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
932 836 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.14% 95.00% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 446 431
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 22 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Project Officer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Project Officer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Project Officer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Project 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 Officer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) P3O
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Project 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 Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP