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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Support Officer
Rank 542 569 574
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 79 75 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 48 41
Median daily rate £225 £230 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £164 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £300 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £189 £220 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.20% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £15.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £18.55 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -11.11%

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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +28 73 £225 -6.25% 6
London +3 30 £275 -7.56% 2
South East +31 12 £150 -43.76% 1
South West +20 12 £178 -19.31% 1
West Midlands -4 9 £225 -3.22%
Gloucestershire +2 7 - -
City of London -1 7 £308 -18.00%
Coventry -7 6 £295 +7.27%
Milton Keynes +19 5 £233 -12.83%
Buckinghamshire +18 5 £233 -11.76%
Bristol +8 5 £178 +10.93% 1
Surrey +14 4 £150 -36.17%
Chertsey - 4 £150 -
West Yorkshire +20 3 £190 +2.01% 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £190 +2.01% 1
Scotland +9 3 £170 +2.87%
Norwich - 3 - -
Norfolk - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - - 1
North West +10 2 £120 -56.36%
East Midlands -14 2 £188 -15.73%
Staffordshire - 2 £140 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £140 -
Edinburgh +23 1 - -
Hampshire +22 1 £188 -
Herefordshire +18 1 £225 +5.88%
Leeds +11 1 £230 +23.48%
Fife 0 1 £213 +28.78%
Manchester -1 1 £120 -56.36%
Northampton -9 1 £225 -11.76%

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 71 (55.04%) Finance
2 52 (40.31%) PRINCE2
2 52 (40.31%) Project Management
3 45 (34.88%) MS Excel
4 42 (32.56%) Security Cleared
5 37 (28.68%) MS Project
6 28 (21.71%) MS Office
7 27 (20.93%) DV Cleared
8 22 (17.05%) MS PowerPoint
9 17 (13.18%) Project Planning
9 17 (13.18%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (11.63%) SC Cleared
10 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (10.85%) Document Management
12 13 (10.08%) MS Visio
12 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.30%) C
13 12 (9.30%) Risk Management
13 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (9.30%) Requirements Management
13 12 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (9.30%) Change Control
14 11 (8.53%) Information Assurance
15 10 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (7.75%) NHS
15 10 (7.75%) CheckPoint
16 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
16 9 (6.98%) Waterfall
17 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 37 (28.68%) MS Project
3 28 (21.71%) MS Office
4 22 (17.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (13.18%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (10.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.55%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.55%) Primavera
2 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.55%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 71 (55.04%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Law
2 6 (4.65%) Marketing
3 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 3 (2.33%) Retail
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
6 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) NHS
2 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.31%) PRINCE2
1 52 (40.31%) Project Management
2 17 (13.18%) Project Planning
3 14 (10.85%) Document Management
4 12 (9.30%) Change Control
4 12 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (9.30%) Requirements Management
4 12 (9.30%) Risk Management
4 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.53%) Information Assurance
6 10 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (4.65%) Time Management
9 5 (3.88%) Migration
9 5 (3.88%) PRINCE
9 5 (3.88%) Programme Management
9 5 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.30%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 27 (20.93%) DV Cleared
3 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.78%) APMP
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.65%) SAP
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle
5 2 (1.55%) Citrix
5 2 (1.55%) Progress
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