The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Support Analyst
Rank 602 574 547
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Analyst 26 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.068% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.072% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 23
Average daily rate £250 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £172 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £390 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -46.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-18.60% -30.64%

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Project Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Support 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 Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -19 22 £256 -4.20% 5
South East +1 9 £275 -
London +7 4 £275 -25.42% 1
Berkshire - 4 £275 -
Bracknell - 3 £275 -
South West +4 2 £263 +8.24% 1
Wales -5 2 £225 -43.75%
South Wales -8 2 £225 -43.75%
West Yorkshire -9 2 £175 -22.22% 1
Cardiff -11 2 £225 -43.75%
Yorkshire -14 2 £175 -22.22% 2
North West -24 2 £250 -9.09%
Worcestershire - 2 £205 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £263 -
West Midlands - 2 £225 -
Worcester - 2 £205 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £301 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £301 -
Hampshire +7 1 £200 -
Oxfordshire +4 1 - -
East of England +3 1 - - 1
Essex -1 1 - -
Merseyside -2 1 - -
Scotland -11 1 - -
Edinburgh -13 1 - -
Manchester -17 1 £250 -9.09%
Kent - 1 £313 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £200 -

Project Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 29 (55.77%) Project Management
2 26 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
5 10 (19.23%) MS Office
6 8 (15.38%) MS Project
7 7 (13.46%) SAP
8 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) Marketing
8 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (9.62%) Resource Management
9 5 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.62%) Project Governance
9 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
9 5 (9.62%) Electronics
9 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
10 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
10 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) Change Control
10 4 (7.69%) SDLC
11 3 (5.77%) Planview
11 3 (5.77%) Budget Control
11 3 (5.77%) Document Management
11 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.23%) MS Office
3 8 (15.38%) MS Project
4 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
6 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) MS Access
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.62%) Electronics
3 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Automotive
6 1 (1.92%) Billing
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.92%) Life Science
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Project Management
2 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Project Governance
4 5 (9.62%) Resource Management
5 4 (7.69%) Change Control
5 4 (7.69%) SDLC
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.77%) Budget Control
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Document Management
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
1 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.85%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) SAP
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.77%) Planview
5 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) VocaLink
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