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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Analyst
Rank 425 394 349
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 247 287 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 199 200
Median daily rate £375 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £201 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £27.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.14% +76.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £23.95 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £31.55 £17.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-42.34% +76.19%

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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -25 233 £375 +1.35% 28
London -20 110 £450 -5.26% 14
West Midlands -19 29 £350 - 3
South East -8 26 £350 +7.69% 4
North West +18 19 £350 +7.69%
Yorkshire +4 16 £313 +13.63% 3
City of London +15 14 £550 +4.76% 4
West Yorkshire +14 14 £300 +20.00% 1
South West +14 13 £363 +9.02% 1
East of England +7 10 £550 +89.65%
Manchester -6 10 £350 +7.69%
Staffordshire +10 9 £375 +114.28%
Leeds +7 8 £359 +4.36%
Scotland +6 7 £338 -
Hampshire +1 7 £300 -13.66%
Edinburgh -2 7 £338 +3.84%
East Midlands -4 7 £325 +37.56% 3
Ipswich - 7 £550 -
Suffolk - 7 £550 -
Swindon +11 6 £363 +1.39%
Wiltshire +8 6 £363 +1.39%
Buckinghamshire +7 5 £295 -14.18%
Berkshire +6 5 £450 +39.75%
Surrey +5 5 £438 +62.12% 3
Warwickshire -10 5 £295 -15.71%
Coventry -13 5 £400 +29.03%
Milton Keynes +6 4 £295 -
Cheshire +4 4 £250 -31.03%
Birmingham -9 4 £351 -5.70%
Merseyside - 4 £350 -

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 186 (36.33%) Finance
2 172 (33.59%) Project Management
3 115 (22.46%) Business Analysis
4 90 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 88 (17.19%) Banking
6 67 (13.09%) PRINCE2
7 59 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
9 49 (9.57%) MS Excel
10 44 (8.59%) Retail
11 43 (8.40%) SharePoint
11 43 (8.40%) Microsoft
12 40 (7.81%) Change Management
12 40 (7.81%) MS Project
13 38 (7.42%) MS PowerPoint
14 36 (7.03%) CRM
15 35 (6.84%) MS Office
16 32 (6.25%) SAP
17 31 (6.05%) Migration
17 31 (6.05%) Investment Banking
18 27 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
19 26 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
19 26 (5.08%) ERP
20 23 (4.49%) Data Analysis
20 23 (4.49%) Windows
20 23 (4.49%) Management Information System
20 23 (4.49%) Scrum
21 22 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (4.30%) Degree
21 22 (4.30%) User Stories

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 43 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.37%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.59%) Apache
3 3 (0.59%) CMS
3 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.39%) Confluence
4 2 (0.39%) Documentum
4 2 (0.39%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.39%) SAS
5 1 (0.20%) Drupal
5 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.81%) MS Project
3 38 (7.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (6.84%) MS Office
5 20 (3.91%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.59%) HFM
4 2 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.39%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.39%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.20%) Primavera
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.20%) Summit
5 1 (0.20%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) IaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.17%) PBX
2 5 (0.98%) SAN
3 4 (0.78%) Internet
3 4 (0.78%) Intranet
4 3 (0.59%) Network Security
5 2 (0.39%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) BGP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) IPv4
6 1 (0.20%) OSPF
6 1 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.20%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.76%) Data Mining
2 7 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.78%) MS Access
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.59%) Big Data
4 3 (0.59%) MySQL
5 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.20%) Adabas
6 1 (0.20%) DataStage
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.20%) QlikView
6 1 (0.20%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (2.34%) JIRA
2 3 (0.59%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 186 (36.33%) Finance
2 88 (17.19%) Banking
3 44 (8.59%) Retail
4 31 (6.05%) Investment Banking
5 16 (3.13%) Marketing
6 14 (2.73%) Back Office
7 13 (2.54%) Front Office
7 13 (2.54%) Legal
8 12 (2.34%) Law
8 12 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.56%) Billing
10 8 (1.56%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.98%) Automotive
12 4 (0.78%) Local Government
12 4 (0.78%) Publishing
13 3 (0.59%) Advertising
14 2 (0.39%) Electronics
14 2 (0.39%) iGaming
14 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.76%) .NET
2 8 (1.56%) HTML
3 4 (0.78%) CSS
4 3 (0.59%) Apache Flex
4 3 (0.59%) Gherkin
4 3 (0.59%) XML
5 2 (0.39%) HTML5
5 2 (0.39%) Middleware
5 2 (0.39%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.54%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.15%) Equities
4 11 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (1.76%) Credit Risk
5 9 (1.76%) Derivative
6 8 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.37%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.17%) PMI
9 5 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.98%) NHS
9 5 (0.98%) Statistics
10 4 (0.78%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.59%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.59%) Handset
11 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.49%) Windows
2 10 (1.95%) Linux
3 9 (1.76%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.39%) Unix
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (33.59%) Project Management
2 115 (22.46%) Business Analysis
3 90 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (13.09%) PRINCE2
5 59 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (7.81%) Change Management
7 36 (7.03%) CRM
8 31 (6.05%) Migration
9 27 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (5.08%) ERP
10 26 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
11 23 (4.49%) Data Analysis
11 23 (4.49%) Scrum
12 22 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.30%) User Stories
13 20 (3.91%) Information Security
13 20 (3.91%) ITIL
13 20 (3.91%) SDLC
13 20 (3.91%) Waterfall
14 18 (3.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.10%) SQL
2 11 (2.15%) Java
3 6 (1.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.78%) C
4 4 (0.78%) C#
4 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.59%) C++
5 3 (0.59%) PHP
6 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.39%) VBA
7 1 (0.20%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.20%) Perl
7 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (4.30%) Degree
2 11 (2.15%) CISSP
2 11 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.95%) CISM
3 10 (1.95%) ISEB
4 9 (1.76%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.78%) ACCA
7 4 (0.78%) CIMA
7 4 (0.78%) CISA
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.39%) PMP
9 1 (0.20%) CAPM
9 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) IIBA
9 1 (0.20%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.73%) QA
2 13 (2.54%) MiFID
3 8 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.37%) AIFMD
4 7 (1.37%) UCITS
5 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.59%) SLA
7 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.39%) EMIR
8 1 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.20%) FATCA
8 1 (0.20%) GAMP
8 1 (0.20%) GxP
8 1 (0.20%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (2.34%) 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 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) SCOM
2 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 43 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.25%) SAP
3 14 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (2.54%) Oracle
5 7 (1.37%) Citrix
6 6 (1.17%) Epicor
6 6 (1.17%) Google
6 6 (1.17%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.78%) Hyperion
7 4 (0.78%) Sun
7 4 (0.78%) Tableau
8 3 (0.59%) Cisco
8 3 (0.59%) hybris
8 3 (0.59%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.59%) NetIQ
8 3 (0.59%) Planview
8 3 (0.59%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.59%) Siebel
8 3 (0.59%) Sophis
8 3 (0.59%) VMware
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