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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Analyst
Rank 465 411 378
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 123 158 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 105 98
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.22% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £24.75 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £27.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-32.79% +80.42%

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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Project Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 March 2015. 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
England -53 105 £400 - 18
London -31 45 £450 +5.88% 7
South East -22 19 £308 +17.14% 4
North West -7 18 £293 -35.00% 2
Scotland +11 16 £204 -24.11% 3
West Midlands +1 10 £425 +54.54% 2
Merseyside - 9 £198 -
Edinburgh +4 8 £208 -18.94%
East of England +6 5 £400 +39.13% 1
Berkshire +1 5 £241 - 1
Glasgow 0 4 £300 +33.33% 2
Shropshire -5 4 - -
City of London -9 4 £450 -14.28% 3
Cheshire 0 3 - - 1
Birmingham -1 3 £431 -
Essex +14 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -11 2 £225 +2.27% 1
Oxfordshire -16 2 - -
West Yorkshire -17 2 £225 +2.27%
South West -21 2 £260 +15.55% 1
Hampshire -24 2 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 1 - -
Tyne and Wear +5 1 - -
Reading +3 1 £113 - 1
North East +1 1 - -
South Wales -2 1 £400 -
Surrey -5 1 £120 -63.07% 1
East Midlands -8 1 - -
Wales -10 1 £400 -
Bristol -14 1 £260 +15.55%

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 94 (41.78%) Project Management
2 63 (28.00%) Finance
3 48 (21.33%) Banking
4 37 (16.44%) MS Office
4 37 (16.44%) MS Excel
5 36 (16.00%) Business Analysis
6 29 (12.89%) SharePoint
7 27 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 27 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (11.56%) MS Project
9 25 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 20 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (8.89%) Project Planning
11 19 (8.44%) Data Analysis
12 18 (8.00%) SAP
13 15 (6.67%) MS Visio
13 15 (6.67%) Windows
14 14 (6.22%) Investment Banking
14 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (5.78%) Security Cleared
16 12 (5.33%) Change Control
16 12 (5.33%) Change Management
16 12 (5.33%) Legal
16 12 (5.33%) Front Office
17 11 (4.89%) Workflow
17 11 (4.89%) SC Cleared
18 10 (4.44%) E-Commerce
18 10 (4.44%) SQL
18 10 (4.44%) Migration

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 29 (12.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.78%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 37 (16.44%) MS Office
1 37 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.56%) MS Project
3 20 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.44%) Movex
1 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) thinkFolio
1 1 (0.44%) Magento
1 1 (0.44%) Rolfe and Nolan
1 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.44%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.33%) DNS
1 3 (1.33%) SAN
1 3 (1.33%) Firewall
2 2 (0.89%) LAN
2 2 (0.89%) WAN
2 2 (0.89%) DHCP
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) SMTP
3 1 (0.44%) MPLS
3 1 (0.44%) VPN
3 1 (0.44%) Wireless
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) QlikView
1 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.33%) MS Access
2 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.89%) Big Data
3 2 (0.89%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.44%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.44%) DataStage
4 1 (0.44%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) StarTeam
General
1 63 (28.00%) Finance
2 48 (21.33%) Banking
3 14 (6.22%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.33%) Legal
4 12 (5.33%) Front Office
5 9 (4.00%) Marketing
6 8 (3.56%) Retail
7 6 (2.67%) Back Office
8 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.78%) Local Government
9 3 (1.33%) Publishing
10 2 (0.89%) Military
10 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.89%) Law
11 1 (0.44%) Advertising
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.11%) Economics
3 4 (1.78%) NHS
3 4 (1.78%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.33%) PMI
4 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.33%) Replication
4 3 (1.33%) Derivative
4 3 (1.33%) Taxonomies
5 2 (0.89%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.89%) Statistics
5 2 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.89%) FMCG
5 2 (0.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.44%) User Experience
6 1 (0.44%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.44%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.44%) GIS
6 1 (0.44%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.67%) Windows
2 6 (2.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.78%) UNIX
4 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (41.78%) Project Management
2 36 (16.00%) Business Analysis
3 27 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 27 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (8.89%) Project Planning
6 19 (8.44%) Data Analysis
7 12 (5.33%) Change Management
7 12 (5.33%) Change Control
8 11 (4.89%) Workflow
9 10 (4.44%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.44%) Migration
10 8 (3.56%) Programme Management
10 8 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (3.56%) ITIL
10 8 (3.56%) Scrum
10 8 (3.56%) Waterfall
11 7 (3.11%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (2.67%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.44%) SQL
2 7 (3.11%) Java
3 3 (1.33%) C
4 2 (0.89%) C++
4 2 (0.89%) VC++
5 1 (0.44%) VB
5 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.89%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.44%) Degree
4 8 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.22%) ISEB
7 4 (1.78%) PMP
8 3 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.33%) VCP4
9 1 (0.44%) APMP
9 1 (0.44%) VCP5
9 1 (0.44%) CCNP
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.44%) MCITP
9 1 (0.44%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.22%) SLA
1 5 (2.22%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.33%) FATCA
3 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.00%) SAP
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle
4 8 (3.56%) Remedy
5 4 (1.78%) Pega
5 4 (1.78%) IBM
5 4 (1.78%) HP
5 4 (1.78%) EMC
5 4 (1.78%) Trillium
6 3 (1.33%) Cisco
6 3 (1.33%) Cognos
6 3 (1.33%) DataFlux
6 3 (1.33%) VMware
7 2 (0.89%) Mantas
7 2 (0.89%) Actimize
7 2 (0.89%) Norkom
7 2 (0.89%) Charles River
7 2 (0.89%) Nintex
7 2 (0.89%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.89%) Citrix
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