The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Controller 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 Controller in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Controller
Rank 600 543 580
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Project Controller 3 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.020% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Average daily rate £250 £275 £237
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £237
% change year-on-year
- +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Project Controller
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Controller in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Controller Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Controller
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Controller within the UK.

Project Controller Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Controller
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Controller within the UK.

Project Controller Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Controller
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Controller within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -44 2 £250 -9.09% 3
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Fife - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
South East - - - - 1

Project Controller
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Controller 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 Controller in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Controller

Project Controller
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Controller 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 Controller in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos