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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Support Officer
Rank 538 503 482
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 66 62 101
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% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 44 49
Average daily rate
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£238 £245 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £97 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £307 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £223 £213
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.22 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -28.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £20.56 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £12.49 £17.38
% change year-on-year
+16.13% -28.14%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
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 £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 28 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
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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -4 62 £240 - 10
London +18 24 £240 -12.72% 4
South East -20 15 £255 - 3
North West +1 10 £225 -8.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £255 -1.92% 2
Milton Keynes -6 5 £255 -1.92% 2
West Midlands -15 5 £188 +56.25%
City of London +5 4 £215 -21.81% 1
South West -32 3 - -
East Midlands -3 2 - -
Cheshire +2 1 - -
Macclesfield 0 1 - -
Yorkshire -2 1 £138 -16.66% 1
Birmingham -5 1 £200 -27.27%
South Wales - 1 £123 -
Wales - 1 £123 -
East of England - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Chester - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 (42.95%) PRINCE2
2 60 (40.27%) MS Project
3 57 (38.26%) MS Excel
4 47 (31.54%) Project Management
5 46 (30.87%) Finance
6 41 (27.52%) Security Cleared
7 35 (23.49%) MS Office
8 27 (18.12%) Project Planning
9 26 (17.45%) Microsoft
10 25 (16.78%) MS PowerPoint
11 23 (15.44%) SC Cleared
12 22 (14.77%) SharePoint
13 20 (13.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (12.75%) Programme Management
14 19 (12.75%) MS Visio
14 19 (12.75%) DV Cleared
15 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (8.05%) Change Control
16 10 (6.71%) Configuration Management
17 9 (6.04%) Change Management
17 9 (6.04%) Document Management
18 8 (5.37%) Retail
18 8 (5.37%) Billing
18 8 (5.37%) NHS
19 7 (4.70%) Risk Management
20 6 (4.03%) SQL
20 6 (4.03%) VBA
20 6 (4.03%) Oracle
20 6 (4.03%) ITIL
21 5 (3.36%) Time Management

Project Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 22 (14.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.34%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 60 (40.27%) MS Project
2 57 (38.26%) MS Excel
3 35 (23.49%) MS Office
4 25 (16.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (12.75%) MS Visio
6 5 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) LTE
2 1 (0.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
General
1 46 (30.87%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Retail
2 8 (5.37%) Billing
3 4 (2.68%) Advertising
3 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.01%) Publishing
4 3 (2.01%) Local Government
5 2 (1.34%) Banking
5 2 (1.34%) German Language
5 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.67%) HTML
1 1 (0.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.37%) NHS
2 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.34%) EPoS
4 1 (0.67%) PMI
4 1 (0.67%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.67%) Social Network
4 1 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Windows
1 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) PRINCE2
2 47 (31.54%) Project Management
3 27 (18.12%) Project Planning
4 20 (13.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.75%) Programme Management
6 12 (8.05%) Change Control
7 10 (6.71%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.04%) Change Management
8 9 (6.04%) Document Management
9 7 (4.70%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.03%) ITIL
11 5 (3.36%) Resource Management
11 5 (3.36%) Time Management
12 4 (2.68%) Dependency Management
12 4 (2.68%) PRINCE
12 4 (2.68%) Six Sigma
13 3 (2.01%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.01%) Asset Management
13 3 (2.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.01%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.03%) SQL
1 6 (4.03%) VBA
2 3 (2.01%) C
3 1 (0.67%) C#
3 1 (0.67%) C++
3 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (27.52%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 19 (12.75%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.36%) Degree
5 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.01%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.67%) ISEB
8 1 (0.67%) MAPM
8 1 (0.67%) APMP
8 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) P3O
2 1 (0.67%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.03%) Oracle
3 2 (1.34%) SAP
3 2 (1.34%) Siebel
3 2 (1.34%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.67%) BT
4 1 (0.67%) ION Trading
4 1 (0.67%) Capita
4 1 (0.67%) HP
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £130.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £150.00 - £177.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £130 per day
Posted: 26 days ago