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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Analyst
Rank 485 432 410
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 127 155 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 107 136
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£290 £397 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.99% +19.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £199 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £300 £225
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.75 £109.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -83.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £109.90
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -82.71%

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
England -21 119 £300 -29.41% 20
London -11 63 £413 -29.78% 7
South East +13 28 £250 - 3
City of London +31 19 £475 -13.63% 5
East of England -14 9 £330 +14.78% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £321 +60.62%
North West -5 7 £233 +8.13% 3
Milton Keynes -4 6 £193 -12.50%
Cheshire +8 5 £190 +90.00% 2
West Midlands -16 5 £213 -45.16% 1
Scotland -29 5 £338 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £274 - 1
West Yorkshire +5 3 £275 -11.29% 3
Yorkshire 0 3 £275 -11.29% 3
Hampshire -14 3 £225 -48.57% 1
South West -45 3 £170 -56.12% 1
Bristol - 3 £170 - 1
Edinburgh -5 2 £450 +53.19% 1
Surrey -5 1 £450 +80.00%
Wales -20 1 £160 +10.34%
Hertfordshire -23 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £190 -
Leeds - 1 £275 -
South Wales - 1 £160 -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 132 (45.05%) Project Management
2 96 (32.76%) Finance
3 73 (24.91%) PRINCE2
4 72 (24.57%) MS Excel
5 65 (22.18%) Business Analysis
6 58 (19.80%) MS Office
7 55 (18.77%) MS Project
8 40 (13.65%) Microsoft
9 38 (12.97%) SharePoint
10 37 (12.63%) MS PowerPoint
11 33 (11.26%) Banking
12 32 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (7.85%) Project Planning
13 23 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (7.17%) Migration
15 20 (6.83%) Change Management
16 19 (6.48%) PMI Certification
16 19 (6.48%) NHS
17 18 (6.14%) Retail
18 17 (5.80%) Degree
18 17 (5.80%) CRM
19 16 (5.46%) PMP
20 15 (5.12%) Investment Banking
21 14 (4.78%) Legal
21 14 (4.78%) MS Visio
22 13 (4.44%) Data Analysis
23 12 (4.10%) Telecoms
23 12 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 12 (4.10%) Security Cleared

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (12.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.71%) IBM Notes
2 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.68%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) TPMS
Applications
1 72 (24.57%) MS Excel
2 58 (19.80%) MS Office
3 55 (18.77%) MS Project
4 37 (12.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (4.78%) MS Visio
6 10 (3.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) BPCS
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.34%) Endur
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.34%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) Office 365
2 3 (1.02%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) Intranet
2 4 (1.37%) Firewall
3 3 (1.02%) LAN
3 3 (1.02%) DNS
3 3 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.68%) Network Security
4 2 (0.68%) Wireless
4 2 (0.68%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) WLAN
5 1 (0.34%) NFC
5 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.34%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.37%) Data Mining
1 4 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.02%) MS Access
2 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.02%) QlikView
3 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.34%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.34%) DB2
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) PVCS
2 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.34%) Maven
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 96 (32.76%) Finance
2 33 (11.26%) Banking
3 18 (6.14%) Retail
4 15 (5.12%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.78%) Legal
6 12 (4.10%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.75%) Front Office
8 7 (2.39%) Back Office
8 7 (2.39%) Marketing
9 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.71%) Law
10 4 (1.37%) Publishing
10 4 (1.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.68%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.68%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.02%) SOAP
2 2 (0.68%) CSS
2 2 (0.68%) J2EE
2 2 (0.68%) HTML
2 2 (0.68%) Middleware
3 1 (0.34%) FpML
3 1 (0.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) Struts
3 1 (0.34%) Spring
3 1 (0.34%) jQuery
3 1 (0.34%) Mason
3 1 (0.34%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.48%) NHS
3 6 (2.05%) PMI
4 4 (1.37%) User Experience
4 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.37%) Data Extraction
4 4 (1.37%) Derivative
4 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.02%) Equities
5 3 (1.02%) Statistics
5 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.68%) Social Media
6 2 (0.68%) iSeries
6 2 (0.68%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.68%) PDA
6 2 (0.68%) AS400
6 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.34%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.34%) DTV
7 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.07%) Windows
2 7 (2.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.02%) Solaris
3 3 (1.02%) Linux
3 3 (1.02%) UNIX
3 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.05%) Project Management
2 73 (24.91%) PRINCE2
3 65 (22.18%) Business Analysis
4 32 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (7.85%) Project Planning
6 21 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (7.17%) Migration
7 20 (6.83%) Change Management
8 17 (5.80%) CRM
9 13 (4.44%) Data Analysis
10 11 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (3.75%) Asset Management
11 10 (3.41%) Resource Management
11 10 (3.41%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (3.07%) ITIL
12 9 (3.07%) Workflow
13 8 (2.73%) PRINCE
14 7 (2.39%) Risk Management
14 7 (2.39%) Investment Management
14 7 (2.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.39%) Java
2 6 (2.05%) SQL
3 5 (1.71%) Perl
4 4 (1.37%) VBA
5 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.68%) VB
5 2 (0.68%) RPG
5 2 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.34%) PL/1
6 1 (0.34%) C++
6 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 19 (6.48%) PMI Certification
2 17 (5.80%) Degree
3 16 (5.46%) PMP
4 12 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (4.10%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.07%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.39%) ISEB
7 5 (1.71%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.37%) CIMA
9 3 (1.02%) RHCE
9 3 (1.02%) CISSP
9 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.02%) CCNA
9 3 (1.02%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.02%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.68%) APMP
10 2 (0.68%) MAPM
10 2 (0.68%) CFA
10 2 (0.68%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.39%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) P3O
3 2 (0.68%) EMIR
3 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) MiFID
4 1 (0.34%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.07%) SAP
3 8 (2.73%) Oracle
4 5 (1.71%) Juniper
4 5 (1.71%) Lotus
4 5 (1.71%) Cisco
5 4 (1.37%) Sun
5 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.02%) Citrix
6 3 (1.02%) Redknee
6 3 (1.02%) Qualys
6 3 (1.02%) Splunk
7 2 (0.68%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (0.68%) F5
7 2 (0.68%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.68%) HP
7 2 (0.68%) Cognos
7 2 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.68%) Primavera
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £140 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago