The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Project Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Officer
England / South East
Rank 225 244 256
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 17 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Median daily rate £200 £235 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £124 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £283 £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £206 £210 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.49 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+70.91% -8.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7116 8310 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.57% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 5083 4898
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 389 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +12 5 £200 -27.27%
Hampshire +11 5 £234 +1.63%
Surrey +7 4 £165 +13.79%
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £320 -
Project Officer
England

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (29.63%) PMO
5 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
6 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Marketing
7 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (18.52%) Time Management
7 5 (18.52%) MS Project
7 5 (18.52%) MS Office
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) Legal
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
10 2 (7.41%) Document Management
10 2 (7.41%) Change Control
10 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
10 2 (7.41%) Change Management
10 2 (7.41%) NHS
10 2 (7.41%) SAP
10 2 (7.41%) ITIL
10 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
11 1 (3.70%) Risk Management

Project Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (3.70%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft