The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Support Officer 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 Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Support Officer
Rank 514 510 489
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 66 59 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 47
Average daily rate
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£235 £245 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £96 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £220 £215
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 14
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.88 £17.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.23% -8.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.88 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £20.65 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £11.75 £17.38
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -32.37%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

Project Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 July 2014.

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
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 Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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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 -10 62 £240 -2.04% 8
London +7 23 £200 -27.27% 4
South East +2 17 £255 - 1
North West +3 10 £225 -8.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £255 -1.92%
Milton Keynes +2 7 £255 -1.92%
West Midlands -23 5 £188 +56.25%
City of London +24 4 £215 -21.81% 2
South West -30 3 £95 -63.80%
East Midlands 0 2 - -
Cheshire +6 1 - -
Yorkshire +2 1 £138 -16.66% 1
Birmingham +1 1 £200 -27.27%
Macclesfield 0 1 - -
Bristol -27 1 £95 -63.80%
South Wales - 1 £123 -
Wales - 1 £123 -
East of England - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Chester - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Support Officer 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 Officer in their job title.

1 64 (43.54%) PRINCE2
2 61 (41.50%) MS Project
3 56 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 48 (32.65%) Project Management
5 46 (31.29%) Finance
6 42 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 36 (24.49%) MS Office
8 27 (18.37%) Project Planning
9 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
10 24 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 24 (16.33%) SC Cleared
11 23 (15.65%) SharePoint
12 20 (13.61%) MS Visio
13 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (12.93%) Programme Management
13 19 (12.93%) DV Cleared
14 13 (8.84%) Change Control
15 12 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (6.80%) Configuration Management
17 9 (6.12%) Change Management
17 9 (6.12%) Document Management
18 8 (5.44%) Retail
18 8 (5.44%) Billing
18 8 (5.44%) NHS
19 6 (4.08%) SQL
19 6 (4.08%) VBA
19 6 (4.08%) Oracle
19 6 (4.08%) ITIL
19 6 (4.08%) Risk Management
20 5 (3.40%) Degree

Project Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Support Officer 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 Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (15.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (41.50%) MS Project
2 56 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 36 (24.49%) MS Office
4 24 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (13.61%) MS Visio
6 5 (3.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) LTE
2 1 (0.68%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
General
1 46 (31.29%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Retail
2 8 (5.44%) Billing
3 4 (2.72%) Advertising
3 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.04%) Publishing
4 3 (2.04%) Local Government
5 2 (1.36%) Banking
5 2 (1.36%) German Language
5 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) HTML
1 1 (0.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.44%) NHS
2 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.36%) EPoS
4 1 (0.68%) PMI
4 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Windows
1 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.54%) PRINCE2
2 48 (32.65%) Project Management
3 27 (18.37%) Project Planning
4 19 (12.93%) Programme Management
4 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (8.84%) Change Control
6 10 (6.80%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.12%) Change Management
7 9 (6.12%) Document Management
8 6 (4.08%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.08%) ITIL
9 5 (3.40%) Resource Management
9 5 (3.40%) Time Management
10 4 (2.72%) Dependency Management
10 4 (2.72%) PRINCE
10 4 (2.72%) Six Sigma
11 3 (2.04%) Scrum
11 3 (2.04%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.04%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.04%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.08%) SQL
1 6 (4.08%) VBA
2 3 (2.04%) C
3 1 (0.68%) C#
3 1 (0.68%) C++
3 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 19 (12.93%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.40%) Degree
5 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.36%) PMP
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB
8 1 (0.68%) MAPM
8 1 (0.68%) APMP
8 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) P3O
2 1 (0.68%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.08%) Oracle
3 2 (1.36%) SAP
3 2 (1.36%) Siebel
3 2 (1.36%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.68%) BT
4 1 (0.68%) Capita
4 1 (0.68%) HP
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