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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Support Officer
Rank 585 586 570
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 51 78 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 57 48
Median daily rate £200 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £150 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £314 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £189 £225 £223
% change year-on-year
-16.11% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 10
Median hourly rate £24.63 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.40 £121.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £14.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+69.80% -3.30%

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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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
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statistics and trends)
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 -7 44 £200 -14.89% 4
London +1 17 £230 -16.36% 3
South West +20 7 £350 +125.80%
North West +10 6 - -
West Midlands -23 6 £160 -40.74%
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
City of London +24 5 £315 - 3
Wales +21 4 £169 +12.66%
South East -3 4 £156 -32.43% 1
South Wales +25 3 £175 +16.66%
Cardiff +21 2 £213 +41.66%
East of England +14 2 - -
Norfolk -2 2 - -
Staffordshire -3 2 £127 +21.19%
Birmingham -5 2 £190 -39.20%
Manchester -7 2 - -
Coventry -10 2 £350 +27.27%
Norwich - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Preston - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +19 1 £125 -44.44% 1
Yorkshire +14 1 £230 +1.09%
Hampshire +10 1 £188 -15.25%
Leeds +9 1 £230 +2.22%
West Yorkshire +9 1 £230 +2.22%
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Milton Keynes +7 1 £125 -54.54% 1
Bristol +1 1 £350 +125.80%
Scotland 0 1 £213 +51.78%
East Midlands -20 1 £200 -16.66%

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 49 (42.24%) Finance
2 41 (35.34%) Project Management
3 30 (25.86%) MS Project
3 30 (25.86%) MS Office
3 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
4 28 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
6 17 (14.66%) DV Cleared
6 17 (14.66%) MS Visio
7 16 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
8 15 (12.93%) Risk Management
9 13 (11.21%) Change Control
10 12 (10.34%) Document Management
11 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (9.48%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.76%) Requirements Management
13 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.90%) Change Management
14 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
14 8 (6.90%) C
14 8 (6.90%) SAP
14 8 (6.90%) Information Assurance
14 8 (6.90%) Project Planning
14 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (6.03%) NHS
16 6 (5.17%) Scrum
16 6 (5.17%) PRINCE

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 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
1 30 (25.86%) MS Office
1 30 (25.86%) MS Project
2 17 (14.66%) MS Visio
3 16 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (9.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.86%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Changepoint
1 3 (2.59%) SAP PP
1 3 (2.59%) SAP WM
2 2 (1.72%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.72%) Primavera
2 2 (1.72%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) Intranet
1 1 (0.86%) LAN
1 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) SAP BI
1 3 (2.59%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.72%) QlikView
General
1 49 (42.24%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Publishing
3 2 (1.72%) Back Office
3 2 (1.72%) Billing
3 2 (1.72%) Games
3 2 (1.72%) Retail
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) Local Government
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) NHS
2 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.86%) pSOS
1 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) Project Management
2 28 (24.14%) PRINCE2
3 15 (12.93%) Risk Management
4 13 (11.21%) Change Control
5 12 (10.34%) Document Management
6 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (7.76%) Requirements Management
8 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.90%) Change Management
9 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.90%) Information Assurance
9 8 (6.90%) Project Planning
10 6 (5.17%) PRINCE
10 6 (5.17%) Scrum
11 5 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.45%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.45%) Information Management
12 4 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.66%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) APMP
5 1 (0.86%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) SAP
3 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.72%) Citrix
4 2 (1.72%) Progress
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe
5 1 (0.86%) Lotus
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle
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