The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Officer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 224 221 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 20 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 14
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£255 £250 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £152 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £294 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £250 £215
% change year-on-year
- +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -14.28%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8451 7861 9051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.73% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4612 4106 4135
Average daily rate £350 £355 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 530 637
Average hourly rate £16.48 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Officer
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Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Project Officer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Project Officer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Project Officer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Officer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Project Officer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Project Officer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Officer across the South East region.

Project Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Project Officer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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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
Buckinghamshire +3 10 £255 -
West Sussex - 1 £260 -
Surrey - - - - 1
Project Officer
England

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 23 (54.76%) PRINCE2
2 22 (52.38%) Finance
3 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 19 (45.24%) MS Excel
4 19 (45.24%) MS Project
5 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 18 (42.86%) Project Planning
6 10 (23.81%) MS Office
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
11 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
11 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.52%) Advertising
11 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
12 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
12 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (7.14%) Change Management
12 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.14%) Oracle
13 2 (4.76%) CRM
13 2 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
13 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
13 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
13 2 (4.76%) C
13 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
13 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
13 2 (4.76%) Budget Control

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) MS Project
1 19 (45.24%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.81%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Advertising
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) PMI
1 1 (2.38%) EPoS
1 1 (2.38%) NHS
1 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) PRINCE2
2 18 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 8 (19.05%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) Budget Control
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.38%) Logistics
8 1 (2.38%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) APMP
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
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