The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Analyst
Rank 465 385 404
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 139 184 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 123 113
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£325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £750 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £303 £244
% change year-on-year
-2.47% +24.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.15
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.89%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -28 128 £325 -16.87% 23
London -33 52 £338 -43.75% 10
South East -18 37 £355 +22.41% 3
North West -1 13 £400 +31.14% 1
City of London +8 12 £400 -15.78% 6
East of England -19 12 £190 -36.66% 2
Berkshire +12 11 £250 -39.39%
Cheshire +5 7 £345 +72.50%
Scotland -39 7 £325 -2.98% 1
Bedfordshire -14 6 £190 -36.66%
Edinburgh -20 6 £325 -7.14%
Yorkshire 0 4 £235 -32.85% 5
Hampshire -9 4 £225 -50.00%
Bristol -17 4 £268 +0.28% 2
South West -31 4 £268 +3.17% 2
Surrey -4 3 £300 +20.00%
Manchester -7 3 £400 +22.13% 1
Milton Keynes -14 3 £325 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -16 3 £325 +25.00%
West Sussex - 3 £240 - 1
Warrington - 3 £400 -
Oxford +1 2 £400 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +1 2 £269 -23.14% 4
Oxfordshire -5 2 £400 +53.84%
West Midlands -9 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £235 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
Sheffield - 2 £235 -
Luton - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +14 1 £190 -

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (44.30%) Project Management
2 107 (35.91%) Finance
3 67 (22.48%) PRINCE2
4 64 (21.48%) MS Excel
5 60 (20.13%) Business Analysis
6 48 (16.11%) MS Project
7 47 (15.77%) Microsoft
8 42 (14.09%) MS Office
9 38 (12.75%) Banking
10 34 (11.41%) SharePoint
11 31 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (9.73%) Project Planning
13 28 (9.40%) MS PowerPoint
14 25 (8.39%) Degree
15 23 (7.72%) Security Cleared
16 19 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
16 19 (6.38%) Change Management
16 19 (6.38%) Risk Management
17 18 (6.04%) NHS
18 16 (5.37%) SC Cleared
19 15 (5.03%) PMI Certification
19 15 (5.03%) Retail
20 14 (4.70%) Investment Banking
20 14 (4.70%) PMP
21 13 (4.36%) Data Analysis
22 12 (4.03%) Front Office
22 12 (4.03%) Telecoms
22 12 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 11 (3.69%) MS Visio
23 11 (3.69%) ITIL

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (11.41%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.68%) MS Project Server
3 5 (1.68%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.34%) SAS
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) TPMS
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 64 (21.48%) MS Excel
2 48 (16.11%) MS Project
3 42 (14.09%) MS Office
4 28 (9.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.69%) MS Visio
6 8 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) BPCS
1 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.34%) Endur
2 1 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.34%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.34%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.35%) Intranet
2 4 (1.34%) DNS
3 2 (0.67%) SSL
3 2 (0.67%) SAN
3 2 (0.67%) Firewall
3 2 (0.67%) Wireless
3 2 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.34%) NFC
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.34%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.34%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.34%) MS Access
3 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.34%) DB2
3 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.34%) QlikView
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.67%) PVCS
2 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.34%) Maven
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 107 (35.91%) Finance
2 38 (12.75%) Banking
3 15 (5.03%) Retail
4 14 (4.70%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.03%) Front Office
5 12 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.36%) Marketing
7 7 (2.35%) Legal
8 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.68%) Law
8 5 (1.68%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Billing
9 3 (1.01%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Publishing
10 2 (0.67%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.67%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.01%) SOAP
2 2 (0.67%) Middleware
2 2 (0.67%) HTML
2 2 (0.67%) .NET
2 2 (0.67%) J2EE
2 2 (0.67%) CSS
3 1 (0.34%) COM
3 1 (0.34%) Spring
3 1 (0.34%) jQuery
3 1 (0.34%) Struts
3 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.04%) NHS
2 10 (3.36%) Derivative
3 9 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (2.01%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.68%) PMI
7 4 (1.34%) Equities
7 4 (1.34%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.34%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.01%) PDA
9 2 (0.67%) AS400
9 2 (0.67%) Statistics
9 2 (0.67%) iSeries
9 2 (0.67%) Social Media
10 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.68%) Windows
2 4 (1.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.01%) Solaris
3 3 (1.01%) Linux
3 3 (1.01%) UNIX
3 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (44.30%) Project Management
2 67 (22.48%) PRINCE2
3 60 (20.13%) Business Analysis
4 31 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (9.73%) Project Planning
6 19 (6.38%) Change Management
6 19 (6.38%) Risk Management
6 19 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
7 13 (4.36%) Data Analysis
8 11 (3.69%) Migration
8 11 (3.69%) ITIL
9 10 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.02%) Programme Management
10 9 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (2.68%) Resource Management
11 8 (2.68%) PRINCE
11 8 (2.68%) CRM
11 8 (2.68%) Waterfall
12 7 (2.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.01%) Java
1 6 (2.01%) SQL
1 6 (2.01%) VBA
2 5 (1.68%) Perl
3 3 (1.01%) C
3 3 (1.01%) VB
4 2 (0.67%) VBScript
4 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.67%) RPG
5 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.34%) C++
5 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.34%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 25 (8.39%) Degree
2 23 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.03%) PMI Certification
5 14 (4.70%) PMP
6 12 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.35%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.01%) ISEB
9 3 (1.01%) CISSP
9 3 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.01%) RHCE
9 3 (1.01%) CCNA
9 3 (1.01%) CIMA
9 3 (1.01%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.01%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.67%) APMP
10 2 (0.67%) MAPM
10 2 (0.67%) CAPM
10 2 (0.67%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.01%) QA
2 5 (1.68%) P3O
3 4 (1.34%) EMIR
3 4 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.67%) Basel II
4 2 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.34%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) NFS
3 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.02%) SAP
3 7 (2.35%) Oracle
4 5 (1.68%) Juniper
4 5 (1.68%) HP
4 5 (1.68%) Lotus
4 5 (1.68%) Cisco
5 4 (1.34%) Citrix
5 4 (1.34%) Sun
6 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.01%) Redknee
6 3 (1.01%) Qualys
6 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.01%) Splunk
7 2 (0.67%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (0.67%) Websense
7 2 (0.67%) VMware
7 2 (0.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.67%) F5
7 2 (0.67%) 3PAR
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