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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Analyst
Rank 474 396 407
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 109 157 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 112 78
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £211 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £27.38 £24.50 £18.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £20.58 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £133.00 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £27.75 £18.19
% change year-on-year
+1.80% +52.55%

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -71 91 £425 +6.25% 23
London -51 45 £500 +11.11% 9
Scotland +2 17 £300 -1.96% 2
North West -6 15 £275 -15.38% 1
South East -7 15 £413 +57.14% 3
Edinburgh +3 11 £300 -1.96% 1
Merseyside - 9 £170 -
City of London -7 5 £430 -14.85% 3
West Midlands +2 4 £450 +116.86% 1
East of England -3 4 £415 +50.90% 2
Cheshire +5 3 £390 +44.44%
Glasgow -2 3 £300 +33.33%
Manchester -7 3 £310 -31.11% 1
Birmingham -1 2 £475 - 1
Warwickshire -1 2 £425 +104.81%
Bristol -6 2 £260 -36.96% 1
Yorkshire -12 2 £325 +47.72% 1
South West -20 2 £260 +4.00% 3
Hertfordshire - 2 £283 -
East Midlands +11 1 - - 2
Essex +5 1 - - 1
Warwick +4 1 £425 +104.81%
Berkshire 0 1 - - 1
Surrey -6 1 £425 +30.76%
West Yorkshire -12 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 99 (43.04%) Project Management
2 72 (31.30%) Finance
3 50 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 48 (20.87%) Banking
5 41 (17.83%) Business Analysis
5 41 (17.83%) MS Office
6 36 (15.65%) MS Project
7 33 (14.35%) SharePoint
8 32 (13.91%) PRINCE2
9 31 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (12.61%) Microsoft
11 27 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (11.30%) MS PowerPoint
13 20 (8.70%) Project Planning
14 17 (7.39%) Investment Banking
15 16 (6.96%) SAP
15 16 (6.96%) MS Visio
15 16 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (6.52%) Legal
16 15 (6.52%) Change Management
16 15 (6.52%) Retail
16 15 (6.52%) Data Analysis
17 14 (6.09%) Migration
18 13 (5.65%) Change Control
19 12 (5.22%) Front Office
20 11 (4.78%) Workflow
21 10 (4.35%) CRM
21 10 (4.35%) Windows
21 10 (4.35%) PMI Certification
21 10 (4.35%) Degree

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (14.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 41 (17.83%) MS Office
3 36 (15.65%) MS Project
4 26 (11.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (6.96%) MS Visio
6 6 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) Force.com
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) SAN
1 3 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.87%) DNS
2 2 (0.87%) DHCP
2 2 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.43%) Wireless
3 1 (0.43%) LAN
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.17%) QlikView
2 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.30%) MS Access
3 2 (0.87%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) StarTeam
General
1 72 (31.30%) Finance
2 48 (20.87%) Banking
3 17 (7.39%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.52%) Legal
4 15 (6.52%) Retail
5 12 (5.22%) Front Office
6 7 (3.04%) Marketing
7 6 (2.61%) Back Office
8 4 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.74%) Publishing
9 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.30%) Local Government
10 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.87%) Military
10 2 (0.87%) Law
10 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.87%) .NET
2 1 (0.43%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.43%) Mason
2 1 (0.43%) FpML
2 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.04%) Economics
3 4 (1.74%) PMI
3 4 (1.74%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.30%) NHS
4 3 (1.30%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.30%) Taxonomies
5 2 (0.87%) Derivative
5 2 (0.87%) Statistics
5 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.43%) FMCG
6 1 (0.43%) User Experience
6 1 (0.43%) GIS
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.43%) Replication
6 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.74%) UNIX
4 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.04%) Project Management
2 41 (17.83%) Business Analysis
3 32 (13.91%) PRINCE2
4 31 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 15 (6.52%) Change Management
7 15 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 14 (6.09%) Migration
9 13 (5.65%) Change Control
10 11 (4.78%) Workflow
11 10 (4.35%) CRM
12 9 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (3.91%) Asset Management
13 8 (3.48%) E-Commerce
14 7 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (3.04%) ITIL
15 6 (2.61%) Scrum
16 5 (2.17%) Portfolio Management
16 5 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.04%) SQL
2 4 (1.74%) Java
3 3 (1.30%) C
4 2 (0.87%) VC++
4 2 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 10 (4.35%) Degree
1 10 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (3.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.61%) PMP
4 5 (2.17%) ISEB
5 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) CFA
6 2 (0.87%) CIMA
7 1 (0.43%) VCP4
7 1 (0.43%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (0.43%) VCP5
7 1 (0.43%) CCNP
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.30%) FATCA
4 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) SCCM
2 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.96%) SAP
3 8 (3.48%) Remedy
4 4 (1.74%) Trillium
4 4 (1.74%) HP
4 4 (1.74%) EMC
5 3 (1.30%) VMware
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle
5 3 (1.30%) IBM
5 3 (1.30%) DataFlux
6 2 (0.87%) Norkom
6 2 (0.87%) Mantas
6 2 (0.87%) Actimize
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco
6 2 (0.87%) Cognos
6 2 (0.87%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.87%) Charles River
6 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.43%) Yardi
7 1 (0.43%) hybris
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