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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Support Officer
Rank 584 574 543
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 63 66 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 56
Median daily rate £255 £260 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £189 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £260 £225
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.96 £14.50 £25.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -43.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.01 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £25.68
% change year-on-year
+48.27% -43.53%

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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -22 62 £250 -3.84% 5
London -13 35 £285 +18.75%
South East +2 12 £145 -42.00% 2
City of London +38 11 £273 +19.78%
Berkshire +11 6 £143 -28.62%
South West -5 4 - - 1
West Midlands -9 4 £238 -10.37%
East Midlands +6 3 £260 +11.22%
Gloucestershire 0 3 - - 1
Reading -1 3 £143 -
Woking - 3 £145 - 1
Bracknell - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £145 - 1
North West -7 2 - - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £260 -
Bristol +4 1 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 - - 1
Hampshire -3 1 £250 -16.66%
Manchester -4 1 - -
Coventry -8 1 £290 +13.72%
Scotland -17 1 £390 +62.50%
Stirling - 1 £390 -
Solihull - 1 £225 -
Staffordshire - 1 £130 -
Warwickshire - 1 £250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 63 (48.46%) Project Management
2 47 (36.15%) Finance
3 38 (29.23%) MS Project
4 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
5 34 (26.15%) PRINCE2
6 33 (25.38%) MS Office
7 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
8 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (13.85%) SharePoint
10 15 (11.54%) DV Cleared
11 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
11 14 (10.77%) Scrum
12 13 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 13 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 13 (10.00%) MS Visio
12 13 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (9.23%) Change Control
14 11 (8.46%) Waterfall
15 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
16 9 (6.92%) Change Management
16 9 (6.92%) Project Planning
17 8 (6.15%) Spreadsheet
18 7 (5.38%) Resource Management
18 7 (5.38%) NHS
18 7 (5.38%) Project Governance
19 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
19 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
19 6 (4.62%) SAP
19 6 (4.62%) Oracle

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 18 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.77%) CMS
2 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.77%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (29.23%) MS Project
2 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
3 33 (25.38%) MS Office
4 13 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 8 (6.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.77%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.54%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.77%) assyst
3 1 (0.77%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
1 1 (0.77%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Intranet
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) WAN
2 1 (0.77%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.54%) QlikView
General
1 47 (36.15%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.85%) Electronics
3 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Publishing
5 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Law
6 1 (0.77%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) NHS
2 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.77%) PMI
6 1 (0.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.31%) pSOS
2 2 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.46%) Project Management
2 34 (26.15%) PRINCE2
3 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.77%) Scrum
5 13 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 13 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.23%) Change Control
7 11 (8.46%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.92%) Change Management
8 9 (6.92%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.38%) Project Governance
9 7 (5.38%) Resource Management
10 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.62%) Information Assurance
11 5 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) Degree
6 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.77%) P3O
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) SAP
3 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Capita
4 1 (0.77%) Citrix
4 1 (0.77%) Google
4 1 (0.77%) Lotus
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