The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 239 221 216
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 19 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 10
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£234 £250 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £183
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -21.83%
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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
8997 7725 7969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.57% 92.51% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4977 4137 3785
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 494 465 631
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £36.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -9 7 £245 -2.00% 1
Hampshire -28 4 £281 +27.84% 1
West Sussex - 3 £213 -
Surrey - - - -
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England

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 20 (55.56%) MS Project
2 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 17 (47.22%) Finance
4 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
5 12 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 12 (33.33%) Project Management
5 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 10 (27.78%) MS Office
7 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
9 4 (11.11%) NHS
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.33%) Advertising
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
10 3 (8.33%) Time Management
10 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
10 3 (8.33%) QA
10 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
11 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
11 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 2 (5.56%) BCP
11 2 (5.56%) Oracle
11 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
12 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (2.78%) Lotus

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Project
2 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (27.78%) MS Office
4 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) CMDB
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) BCP
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.78%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.78%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Lotus
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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