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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Support Officer
UK
Rank 528 571 555
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 80 57 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 37
Median daily rate £225 £216 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £303 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £196 £225
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -12.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.16 £15.60 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.40 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -8.57%

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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +56 70 £245 +11.36% 1
London +33 29 £263 -2.77%
South East +25 15 £200 -13.04% 1
South West +26 12 £216 +37.14%
West Midlands +17 12 £250 +78.57%
City of London 0 8 £320 +17.43%
Coventry - 8 £271 -
Gloucestershire - 7 - -
South Wales +14 6 £135 -40.00%
Wales +11 6 £135 -40.00%
Berkshire +20 4 £200 -27.27%
Surrey +17 4 £165 +13.79%
Cardiff +17 4 £135 -40.00%
Hampshire +10 4 £234 +1.63%
Buckinghamshire -6 3 £320 -
Corsham - 3 £187 -
Wiltshire - 3 £187 -
Scotland +21 2 £127 -23.03%
Bracknell -1 2 - -
Southampton - 2 - -
Chertsey - 2 £150 -
Guildford - 2 £278 -
Bridgend - 2 £143 -
Warwickshire - 2 £220 -
Wimbledon - 2 £338 -
Reading +21 1 £200 +164.90%
North West +21 1 - -
Manchester +10 1 - -
Bristol +1 1 £245 +55.55%
Milton Keynes -2 1 £245 -

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 76 (52.05%) Finance
2 72 (49.32%) PRINCE2
3 59 (40.41%) Project Management
4 48 (32.88%) MS Project
5 46 (31.51%) Security Cleared
6 43 (29.45%) MS Office
6 43 (29.45%) MS Excel
7 24 (16.44%) DV Cleared
8 23 (15.75%) Spreadsheet
8 23 (15.75%) Change Control
9 22 (15.07%) Project Planning
10 21 (14.38%) SharePoint
11 20 (13.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 19 (13.01%) SC Cleared
13 18 (12.33%) Document Management
13 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (11.64%) Risk Management
15 16 (10.96%) MS PowerPoint
16 14 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (9.59%) Programme Management
16 14 (9.59%) Microsoft
16 14 (9.59%) C
16 14 (9.59%) NHS
17 13 (8.90%) Information Assurance
17 13 (8.90%) Requirements Management
18 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
19 11 (7.53%) MS Visio
20 10 (6.85%) Change Management
21 9 (6.16%) Process Improvement
21 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills

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 21 (14.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.37%) Confluence
3 2 (1.37%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 48 (32.88%) MS Project
2 43 (29.45%) MS Excel
2 43 (29.45%) MS Office
3 23 (15.75%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (10.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (7.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) OPENHousing
1 2 (1.37%) Primavera
1 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.68%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (52.05%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Law
2 6 (4.11%) Marketing
3 4 (2.74%) Legal
3 4 (2.74%) Retail
4 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Electronics
5 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) NHS
2 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.68%) LIMS
4 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.37%) pSOS
2 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (49.32%) PRINCE2
2 59 (40.41%) Project Management
3 23 (15.75%) Change Control
4 22 (15.07%) Project Planning
5 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.33%) Document Management
6 17 (11.64%) Risk Management
7 14 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (9.59%) Programme Management
8 13 (8.90%) Information Assurance
8 13 (8.90%) Requirements Management
9 10 (6.85%) Change Management
10 9 (6.16%) Process Improvement
11 8 (5.48%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.48%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.79%) PRINCE
13 6 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (4.11%) Time Management
14 5 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.59%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (31.51%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.44%) DV Cleared
3 20 (13.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 19 (13.01%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.74%) Degree
7 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.68%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.05%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle
4 4 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) Citrix
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Progress
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Rate: £26,621 per annum (12 month contract)
Posted: 11 days ago