The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Project Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Analyst
Rank 403 399 390
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 265 298 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.54% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 213 188
Median daily rate £388 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.44% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £214 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.81 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -25.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £13.81 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+23.09% -25.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Project Analyst in the job title.

Project Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK.

Project Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Project Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK.

Project Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England -23 249 £396 +7.02% 22
London -2 120 £475 +2.70% 10
South East -7 36 £298 -8.46% 5
West Midlands -12 25 £388 +10.71% 1
North West +15 19 £350 +16.66% 3
City of London +9 18 £550 +4.76% 5
South West +24 17 £369 +13.46% 1
Yorkshire +14 16 £359 +30.45%
Hampshire +10 11 £253 -22.30% 1
West Yorkshire +7 10 £368 +33.63%
East of England +2 10 £425 -5.55%
Manchester -6 10 £350 +3.70% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £300 -17.24% 1
Scotland +11 9 £363 +20.83% 2
Wiltshire +23 8 £361 +6.25%
Edinburgh +18 7 £363 +21.44% 1
Swindon +17 7 £363 +6.61%
East Midlands -25 7 £345 +15.00% 1
Surrey +14 6 £488 +2.68% 2
Milton Keynes +5 6 £336 +3.46% 1
Staffordshire +1 6 £411 +15.84%
Berkshire -2 6 £275 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £413 -
Cheshire +1 5 £388 +29.16%
Birmingham -5 5 £351 +3.30%
Portsmouth - 5 £253 -
Halifax +9 4 £500 +76.36%
North Yorkshire +6 4 £175 -
Northamptonshire -1 4 £350 -
Bristol -3 4 £375 +28.75%

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Project Analyst 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 featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 201 (39.96%) Finance
2 165 (32.80%) Project Management
3 116 (23.06%) Business Analysis
4 97 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 88 (17.50%) Banking
6 69 (13.72%) PRINCE2
6 69 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (10.54%) SharePoint
9 50 (9.94%) MS Excel
10 47 (9.34%) Microsoft
11 46 (9.15%) Retail
12 45 (8.95%) MS Project
12 45 (8.95%) Change Management
13 42 (8.35%) MS Office
14 40 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
15 32 (6.36%) Migration
16 30 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
17 28 (5.57%) SAP
18 25 (4.97%) CRM
18 25 (4.97%) MS Visio
19 24 (4.77%) Waterfall
20 23 (4.57%) User Stories
20 23 (4.57%) Degree
21 22 (4.37%) Scrum
21 22 (4.37%) ITIL
21 22 (4.37%) Windows
22 21 (4.17%) Investment Banking
23 20 (3.98%) GAP Analysis
23 20 (3.98%) Management Information System

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 53 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.39%) Skype for Business
3 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.60%) Apache
4 3 (0.60%) CMS
4 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.60%) SAS
5 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.40%) Confluence
5 2 (0.40%) Documentum
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 50 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.95%) MS Project
3 42 (8.35%) MS Office
4 40 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (4.97%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.60%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.40%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.40%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Primavera
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) Office 365
2 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) IaaS
3 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.99%) PBX
2 4 (0.80%) Internet
2 4 (0.80%) Intranet
2 4 (0.80%) SAN
3 2 (0.40%) DNS
3 2 (0.40%) Firewall
3 2 (0.40%) VPN
4 1 (0.20%) BGP
4 1 (0.20%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) IPv4
4 1 (0.20%) ISDN
4 1 (0.20%) Network Security
4 1 (0.20%) OSPF
4 1 (0.20%) Skype
4 1 (0.20%) VLAN
4 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.99%) Data Mining
2 5 (0.99%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.60%) MySQL
5 2 (0.40%) Big Data
5 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.40%) MS Access
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.20%) Adabas
6 1 (0.20%) DataStage
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (2.19%) JIRA
2 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) Toad
4 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) YouTrack
General
1 201 (39.96%) Finance
2 88 (17.50%) Banking
3 46 (9.15%) Retail
4 21 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 16 (3.18%) Front Office
6 14 (2.78%) Marketing
6 14 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.99%) Back Office
7 10 (1.99%) Billing
7 10 (1.99%) Legal
8 9 (1.79%) Law
9 7 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.19%) Automotive
11 4 (0.80%) Local Government
12 3 (0.60%) Publishing
13 2 (0.40%) Advertising
13 2 (0.40%) French Language
13 2 (0.40%) iGaming
14 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.39%) .NET
1 7 (1.39%) HTML
2 3 (0.60%) CSS
2 3 (0.60%) Gherkin
2 3 (0.60%) Web Services
2 3 (0.60%) XML
3 2 (0.40%) Apache Flex
3 2 (0.40%) HTML5
3 2 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.20%) JSON
4 1 (0.20%) RESTful
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.20%) SOAP
4 1 (0.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.98%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (1.99%) Data Centre
4 10 (1.99%) Derivative
4 10 (1.99%) Fixed Income
5 9 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.79%) Equities
6 5 (0.99%) e-Learning
6 5 (0.99%) NHS
7 4 (0.80%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.80%) Data Extraction
7 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.80%) PMI
7 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.60%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.60%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.60%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.37%) Windows
2 9 (1.79%) Linux
2 9 (1.79%) Windows 10
3 5 (0.99%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.20%) Android
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) Unix
5 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (32.80%) Project Management
2 116 (23.06%) Business Analysis
3 97 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (13.72%) PRINCE2
5 62 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (8.95%) Change Management
7 32 (6.36%) Migration
8 30 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (4.97%) CRM
10 24 (4.77%) Waterfall
11 23 (4.57%) User Stories
12 22 (4.37%) ITIL
12 22 (4.37%) Scrum
13 20 (3.98%) Change Control
13 20 (3.98%) Data Analysis
13 20 (3.98%) GAP Analysis
14 18 (3.58%) Use Case
15 17 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (3.38%) Document Management
16 16 (3.18%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.38%) SQL
2 9 (1.79%) Java
3 6 (1.19%) C
4 4 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.60%) C#
5 3 (0.60%) C++
5 3 (0.60%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.40%) VBA
7 1 (0.20%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.20%) Perl
7 1 (0.20%) PHP
7 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (4.57%) Degree
2 12 (2.39%) ISEB
3 10 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.79%) CISSP
5 8 (1.59%) CISM
6 7 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.19%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) CISA
8 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CCNP
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.20%) HNC
9 1 (0.20%) HND
9 1 (0.20%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.98%) QA
2 13 (2.58%) MiFID
3 8 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.39%) AIFMD
4 7 (1.39%) UCITS
5 2 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.40%) EMIR
5 2 (0.40%) FATCA
5 2 (0.40%) FINREP
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.20%) GAMP
6 1 (0.20%) GxP
6 1 (0.20%) IAS 39
6 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) RACF
2 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.39%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.40%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 47 (9.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.57%) SAP
3 10 (1.99%) Oracle
4 7 (1.39%) NetIQ
5 6 (1.19%) Planview
6 5 (0.99%) Citrix
6 5 (0.99%) Google
6 5 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.80%) Cisco
7 4 (0.80%) JD Edwards
7 4 (0.80%) NGA Human Resources
7 4 (0.80%) Sun
8 3 (0.60%) hybris
8 3 (0.60%) Informatica
8 3 (0.60%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.60%) VMware
9 2 (0.40%) Avaya
9 2 (0.40%) Charles River
9 2 (0.40%) Remedy
9 2 (0.40%) Siemens
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