The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Project Support Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Support Officer
UK
Rank 498 549 561
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 83 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 36
Median daily rate £211 £225 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £153 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £218 £213
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £19.18 £24.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -

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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Project Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Project Support Officer in the job title.

Project Support Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Support Officer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Support Officer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Support Officer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Project Support Officer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Support Officer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Support Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Support Officer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Project Support Officer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 71 £225 -8.16% 7
London +14 28 £240 -12.72% 3
South West +19 13 £110 -42.85%
South East +9 12 £150 -43.07% 2
West Midlands +8 12 £294 +54.60% 1
Coventry - 10 £295 -
Gloucestershire +7 9 - -
South Wales +19 6 £135 -40.00%
Wales +10 6 £135 -40.00%
City of London -3 5 - - 1
Surrey - 5 £150 -
Cardiff +15 4 £135 -40.00%
Bristol +2 4 £110 -31.78%
Chertsey - 4 £150 -
Hampshire +12 3 £135 -41.30%
North West +26 2 £120 -33.79%
Manchester +18 2 £120 -45.45%
Scotland +18 2 £127 -23.03%
Milton Keynes +3 2 £233 -11.76%
East Midlands +3 2 £188 +14.50%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £233 -3.42%
Bridgend - 2 £143 -
Southampton - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £338 -
Edinburgh +22 1 - -
West Yorkshire +17 1 £190 +2.01% 1
Yorkshire +12 1 £190 +2.01% 1
Berkshire +8 1 - -
Bracknell 0 1 - -
Warwickshire -2 1 - -

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Project Support Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Project Support Officer in the job title.

1 74 (52.86%) Finance
2 69 (49.29%) PRINCE2
3 55 (39.29%) Project Management
4 46 (32.86%) MS Excel
5 43 (30.71%) MS Project
6 41 (29.29%) Security Cleared
7 37 (26.43%) MS Office
8 24 (17.14%) DV Cleared
9 21 (15.00%) Change Control
9 21 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
10 20 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 17 (12.14%) Project Planning
11 17 (12.14%) Document Management
11 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
12 16 (11.43%) SharePoint
12 16 (11.43%) NHS
12 16 (11.43%) Risk Management
13 15 (10.71%) C
13 15 (10.71%) Requirements Management
13 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (10.00%) Information Assurance
14 14 (10.00%) SC Cleared
14 14 (10.00%) MS Visio
15 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (7.86%) CheckPoint
17 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
18 8 (5.71%) Programme Management
18 8 (5.71%) Change Management
18 8 (5.71%) Management Information System

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.43%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 46 (32.86%) MS Excel
2 43 (30.71%) MS Project
3 37 (26.43%) MS Office
4 21 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Primavera
2 2 (1.43%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.43%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.71%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (52.86%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Law
2 6 (4.29%) Marketing
3 4 (2.86%) Legal
4 3 (2.14%) Retail
4 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.43%) Electronics
5 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Local Government
6 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) NHS
2 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.43%) Social Media
4 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.71%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) pSOS
1 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (49.29%) PRINCE2
2 55 (39.29%) Project Management
3 21 (15.00%) Change Control
4 17 (12.14%) Document Management
4 17 (12.14%) Project Planning
5 16 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.71%) Requirements Management
7 14 (10.00%) Information Assurance
8 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.71%) Change Management
10 8 (5.71%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.00%) Process Improvement
12 6 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (4.29%) Information Management
12 6 (4.29%) PRINCE
12 6 (4.29%) Time Management
13 5 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.71%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (29.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.14%) DV Cleared
3 20 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.43%) Degree
7 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.71%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.29%) SAP
4 4 (2.86%) Oracle
5 2 (1.43%) Citrix
5 2 (1.43%) Progress
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.71%) HP
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £18.00 - £23.00 per hour + (PAYE or Umbrella
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago