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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Analyst
Rank 465 408 408
Rank change year-on-year
-57 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 146 179 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 121 122
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£300 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.29% +13.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £750 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £320 £235
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +36.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £109.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -82.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £17.00 £61.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £19.40 £157.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.25 £109.90
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -82.48%

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
51961 49585 53705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.02% 92.76% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31503 29488 30138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2007 2141 2629
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 2 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 2 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 -29 135 £300 -28.35% 29
London -11 69 £338 -41.30% 15
South East +3 33 £300 -3.22% 2
City of London +39 21 £450 -5.26% 10
Buckinghamshire -1 9 £325 +30.00%
North West -6 9 £400 +17.64% 4
East of England -17 9 £338 +12.50% 2
Scotland -31 8 £338 +3.84% 1
Cheshire +14 7 £299 +199.00% 1
Milton Keynes -4 7 £275 -29.03%
Edinburgh -14 5 £450 +53.19% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £213 -45.16% 1
South West -30 5 £268 -12.65% 1
Bristol - 5 £268 - 1
West Yorkshire +1 3 £275 -21.42% 2
Yorkshire -1 3 £275 -21.42% 3
Surrey -3 3 £300 +20.00%
Warrington - 3 £400 -
Oxford +7 2 £400 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -4 2 £400 +53.84%
Hampshire -14 2 £250 -42.85% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 1 £190 - 1
Leeds +5 1 £275 -21.42% 1
East Midlands +3 1 £190 +26.66% 1
Manchester -4 1 £400 +14.28% 2
Hertfordshire -12 1 - - 1
Wales -14 1 £160 +10.34% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £160 - 1
North East - - - -

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 130 (44.52%) Project Management
2 103 (35.27%) Finance
3 74 (25.34%) PRINCE2
4 68 (23.29%) MS Excel
5 61 (20.89%) Business Analysis
6 51 (17.47%) MS Office
7 46 (15.75%) MS Project
8 40 (13.70%) Microsoft
9 37 (12.67%) SharePoint
10 36 (12.33%) Banking
10 36 (12.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 30 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (7.88%) Project Planning
13 19 (6.51%) Change Management
13 19 (6.51%) Degree
13 19 (6.51%) Retail
14 18 (6.16%) Migration
14 18 (6.16%) PMI Certification
14 18 (6.16%) NHS
15 17 (5.82%) CRM
16 16 (5.48%) PMP
17 15 (5.14%) Investment Banking
18 13 (4.45%) Telecoms
19 12 (4.11%) Legal
19 12 (4.11%) MS Visio
19 12 (4.11%) Portfolio Management
20 11 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
20 11 (3.77%) Security Cleared
20 11 (3.77%) ITIL
20 11 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 37 (12.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.71%) IBM Notes
2 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.68%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) TPMS
Applications
1 68 (23.29%) MS Excel
2 51 (17.47%) MS Office
3 46 (15.75%) MS Project
4 36 (12.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (4.11%) MS Visio
6 10 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) BPCS
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.34%) Endur
3 1 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.34%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
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 3 (1.03%) SaaS
1 3 (1.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.40%) Intranet
2 4 (1.37%) Firewall
3 3 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.03%) LAN
3 3 (1.03%) DNS
4 2 (0.68%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) SAN
4 2 (0.68%) Wireless
4 2 (0.68%) Network Security
4 2 (0.68%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.34%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.34%) NFC
5 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.03%) QlikView
3 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.68%) MS Access
3 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.34%) DB2
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) PVCS
2 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.34%) Maven
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 103 (35.27%) Finance
2 36 (12.33%) Banking
3 19 (6.51%) Retail
4 15 (5.14%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.45%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.11%) Legal
7 9 (3.08%) Front Office
8 8 (2.74%) Marketing
9 5 (1.71%) Back Office
9 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.71%) Law
10 3 (1.03%) Publishing
10 3 (1.03%) Billing
11 2 (0.68%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.68%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.03%) SOAP
2 2 (0.68%) HTML
2 2 (0.68%) J2EE
2 2 (0.68%) CSS
2 2 (0.68%) Middleware
3 1 (0.34%) FpML
3 1 (0.34%) Spring
3 1 (0.34%) jQuery
3 1 (0.34%) Mason
3 1 (0.34%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.16%) NHS
2 5 (1.71%) PMI
3 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.37%) Derivative
3 4 (1.37%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.03%) Equities
4 3 (1.03%) PDA
5 2 (0.68%) AS400
5 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.68%) Statistics
5 2 (0.68%) iSeries
5 2 (0.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.34%) Social Network
6 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.42%) Windows
2 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.03%) UNIX
4 3 (1.03%) Solaris
4 3 (1.03%) Linux
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (44.52%) Project Management
2 74 (25.34%) PRINCE2
3 61 (20.89%) Business Analysis
4 30 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (7.88%) Project Planning
6 19 (6.51%) Change Management
7 18 (6.16%) Migration
8 17 (5.82%) CRM
9 12 (4.11%) Portfolio Management
10 11 (3.77%) ITIL
10 11 (3.77%) Asset Management
10 11 (3.77%) Data Analysis
10 11 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (3.42%) Investment Management
12 9 (3.08%) Resource Management
12 9 (3.08%) PRINCE
12 9 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (2.74%) Waterfall
13 8 (2.74%) Risk Management
13 8 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.40%) Java
2 6 (2.05%) VBA
3 5 (1.71%) Perl
4 4 (1.37%) SQL
5 3 (1.03%) C
6 2 (0.68%) RPG
6 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.34%) PL/1
7 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.34%) VB
7 1 (0.34%) C++
7 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (6.51%) Degree
2 18 (6.16%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.48%) PMP
4 11 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (3.08%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.40%) ISEB
7 5 (1.71%) CIMA
8 4 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.03%) NVQ Level 4
9 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.03%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.03%) CISSP
9 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.03%) RHCE
9 3 (1.03%) CCNA
10 2 (0.68%) MCSE
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.68%) CFA
10 2 (0.68%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.40%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) P3O
2 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.68%) Basel II
3 2 (0.68%) EMIR
4 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.34%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.34%) MiFID
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) NFS
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.74%) Oracle
3 7 (2.40%) SAP
4 5 (1.71%) Juniper
4 5 (1.71%) HP
4 5 (1.71%) Lotus
4 5 (1.71%) Cisco
5 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.37%) Sun
6 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.03%) Citrix
6 3 (1.03%) Redknee
6 3 (1.03%) Qualys
6 3 (1.03%) Splunk
7 2 (0.68%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (0.68%) F5
7 2 (0.68%) 3PAR
7 2 (0.68%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.68%) Websense
7 2 (0.68%) VMware
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