The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Analyst
Rank 369 366 307
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 262 249 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.52% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 157 211
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £591 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £301
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 8
Average hourly rate £20.63 £18.65 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -23.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.38 £15.80 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.18 £41.00 £126.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £20.80 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -15.10%

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +13 236 £355 -13.93% 38
London -5 117 £458 -8.50% 21
South East +9 44 £300 -21.31% 1
Yorkshire +6 21 £325 - 5
Scotland -18 16 £393 +30.83%
North West -25 16 £308 +9.33% 3
City of London +39 12 £563 +18.42% 4
Berkshire +9 12 £275 -24.13%
North Yorkshire +14 11 - - 1
South West +5 11 £281 -21.87% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 10 £310 -17.33%
West Midlands -14 10 £260 -32.90% 1
Edinburgh -19 10 £343 +5.38%
Milton Keynes +11 9 £310 -17.33%
Manchester -11 9 £300 -0.82% 1
East of England -2 8 £375 -6.25% 2
East Midlands -7 7 £325 -7.14% 3
Glasgow +9 6 £400 +33.33%
Hampshire +8 6 £263 -38.23%
Northallerton - 6 - - 1
Oxfordshire +2 5 £313 - 1
Dorset - 5 - -
Surrey -1 4 £310 -27.05%
Bracknell -1 4 £275 -
Reading -11 4 £253 -
Wales -3 3 £225 -43.75%
Cheshire -6 3 £350 +36.58% 1
West Yorkshire -6 3 £260 -22.96% 2
South Wales -6 3 £225 -43.75%
Bristol -6 3 £300 -17.24% 1

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 211 (37.54%) Project Management
2 173 (30.78%) Finance
3 141 (25.09%) Business Analysis
4 97 (17.26%) Banking
5 92 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (16.37%) MS Excel
6 89 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 77 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
8 65 (11.57%) Microsoft
9 63 (11.21%) PRINCE2
10 58 (10.32%) MS Office
11 48 (8.54%) MS Project
12 44 (7.83%) SharePoint
12 44 (7.83%) Migration
13 39 (6.94%) Change Management
13 39 (6.94%) Retail
13 39 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
14 35 (6.23%) Investment Banking
15 34 (6.05%) SAP
16 31 (5.52%) Waterfall
17 30 (5.34%) MS Visio
18 28 (4.98%) Data Analysis
19 27 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (4.63%) Back Office
21 25 (4.45%) Front Office
21 25 (4.45%) E-Commerce
21 25 (4.45%) Oracle
22 24 (4.27%) MiFID
22 24 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
23 23 (4.09%) QA

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (7.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.42%) CMS
3 7 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.25%) Confluence
4 6 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.53%) Apache
5 3 (0.53%) Node.js
5 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) IIS
7 1 (0.18%) JBoss
7 1 (0.18%) Lync
7 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 92 (16.37%) MS Excel
2 58 (10.32%) MS Office
3 48 (8.54%) MS Project
4 39 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (5.34%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.71%) Summit
4 3 (0.53%) Magento
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.18%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) Primavera
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.07%) SaaS
2 5 (0.89%) Office 365
3 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.25%) SAN
2 3 (0.53%) GSM
2 3 (0.53%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) 4G
3 2 (0.36%) FTP
3 2 (0.36%) Internet
3 2 (0.36%) SDH
3 2 (0.36%) VoIP
3 2 (0.36%) WebEx
4 1 (0.18%) 3G
4 1 (0.18%) ATM
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) GPRS
4 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) LAN
4 1 (0.18%) LTE
4 1 (0.18%) Network Security
4 1 (0.18%) SSH
4 1 (0.18%) TETRA
4 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.89%) Big Data
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.71%) Power BI
8 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.53%) Informix
9 3 (0.53%) MySQL
9 3 (0.53%) QlikView
9 3 (0.53%) Spotfire
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.36%) MS Access
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 173 (30.78%) Finance
2 97 (17.26%) Banking
3 39 (6.94%) Retail
4 35 (6.23%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.63%) Back Office
6 25 (4.45%) Front Office
7 19 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.85%) Legal
9 14 (2.49%) Law
10 12 (2.14%) Marketing
11 11 (1.96%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.60%) Publishing
13 8 (1.42%) Electronics
14 5 (0.89%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.53%) Automotive
16 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.53%) Local Government
17 2 (0.36%) Games
17 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.78%) .NET
2 8 (1.42%) HTML
3 6 (1.07%) HTML5
3 6 (1.07%) JMS
3 6 (1.07%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (0.71%) XML
5 3 (0.53%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.53%) Rendezvous
5 3 (0.53%) Sass
5 3 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.36%) Velocity
6 2 (0.36%) XBRL
7 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.18%) EDI
7 1 (0.18%) FpML
7 1 (0.18%) JPA
7 1 (0.18%) JSF
7 1 (0.18%) Middleware
7 1 (0.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.38%) Derivative
3 18 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.02%) Equities
5 12 (2.14%) User Experience
6 10 (1.78%) NHS
7 9 (1.60%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.07%) PMI
10 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.71%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.71%) FMCG
10 4 (0.71%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.53%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.53%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (0.53%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.53%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.53%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.53%) VCE vBlock
12 2 (0.36%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.91%) Windows
2 15 (2.67%) Linux
3 7 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.71%) Unix
4 4 (0.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.36%) Android
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.18%) HPUX
7 1 (0.18%) OS/390
7 1 (0.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (37.54%) Project Management
2 141 (25.09%) Business Analysis
3 92 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (11.21%) PRINCE2
6 44 (7.83%) Migration
7 39 (6.94%) Change Management
8 31 (5.52%) Waterfall
9 28 (4.98%) Data Analysis
10 27 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (4.45%) E-Commerce
12 24 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (3.74%) CRM
13 21 (3.74%) ITIL
13 21 (3.74%) Scrum
14 20 (3.56%) Programme Management
14 20 (3.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 19 (3.38%) Change Control
15 19 (3.38%) Project Planning
15 19 (3.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.38%) SQL
2 10 (1.78%) Java
2 10 (1.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.07%) C
4 5 (0.89%) C#
4 5 (0.89%) C++
4 5 (0.89%) VBA
5 3 (0.53%) PHP
5 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.36%) VB
6 2 (0.36%) VBScript
7 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.18%) Python
7 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (3.74%) PMI Certification
2 20 (3.56%) ISEB
3 18 (3.20%) Degree
4 16 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (2.67%) PMP
6 8 (1.42%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.71%) CCA
8 2 (0.36%) APMP
9 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.18%) CBAP
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ECDL
9 1 (0.18%) HND
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.18%) MBA
9 1 (0.18%) PhD
9 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.27%) MiFID
2 23 (4.09%) QA
3 12 (2.14%) EMIR
4 10 (1.78%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.25%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.07%) SLA
7 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.53%) GxP
9 2 (0.36%) UCITS
10 1 (0.18%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.18%) Basel II
10 1 (0.18%) Basel III
10 1 (0.18%) FATCA
10 1 (0.18%) GPG13
10 1 (0.18%) P3O
10 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.18%) WAI
10 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) UAG
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Control-M
2 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.36%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.36%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.18%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 65 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.05%) SAP
3 25 (4.45%) Oracle
4 8 (1.42%) Cisco
4 8 (1.42%) Remedy
5 7 (1.25%) Citrix
6 6 (1.07%) Adobe
6 6 (1.07%) IBM
7 5 (0.89%) VMware
8 4 (0.71%) Calypso
8 4 (0.71%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.71%) Dell
8 4 (0.71%) Fidessa
8 4 (0.71%) ForgeRock
8 4 (0.71%) LANDesk
8 4 (0.71%) Murex
9 3 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.53%) hybris
9 3 (0.53%) Planview
9 3 (0.53%) Tableau
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