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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Support Officer
Rank 511 513 473
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 69 57 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 50
Average daily rate
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£225 £240 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £97 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £220 £225
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 16
Average hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.77 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.88 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-8.66% -2.30%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
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 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

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 11 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 11 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 11 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 +1 67 £230 -4.16% 6
London +4 24 £200 -29.20% 4
South East -6 16 £255 -1.92%
North West +2 9 £215 -31.20% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £255 -1.92%
Milton Keynes +3 7 £255 -1.92%
West Midlands -18 6 £188 +15.38%
South West -27 6 £95 -61.02%
City of London +19 3 £180 -29.06% 1
Manchester +3 3 £225 -28.00% 1
Bristol -22 2 £95 -63.80%
Yorkshire +1 1 £138 - 1
East Midlands -6 1 - -
Wales - 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Chester - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 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 62 (43.66%) MS Project
2 60 (42.25%) PRINCE2
3 57 (40.14%) MS Excel
4 45 (31.69%) Finance
5 44 (30.99%) Project Management
5 44 (30.99%) Security Cleared
6 35 (24.65%) MS Office
7 29 (20.42%) Project Planning
8 26 (18.31%) SC Cleared
9 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
10 24 (16.90%) MS PowerPoint
11 22 (15.49%) SharePoint
12 21 (14.79%) MS Visio
13 20 (14.08%) DV Cleared
14 19 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (13.38%) Programme Management
15 12 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (8.45%) Change Control
16 10 (7.04%) NHS
17 9 (6.34%) Document Management
17 9 (6.34%) Configuration Management
18 8 (5.63%) Billing
18 8 (5.63%) Change Management
18 8 (5.63%) Oracle
19 7 (4.93%) Retail
20 6 (4.23%) ITIL
20 6 (4.23%) SQL
20 6 (4.23%) VBA
20 6 (4.23%) Risk Management
21 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 62 (43.66%) MS Project
2 57 (40.14%) MS Excel
3 35 (24.65%) MS Office
4 24 (16.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (14.79%) MS Visio
6 5 (3.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.11%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) LTE
2 1 (0.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 45 (31.69%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Billing
3 7 (4.93%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Advertising
5 3 (2.11%) Publishing
5 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.11%) Local Government
6 2 (1.41%) German Language
6 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) HTML
1 1 (0.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) NHS
2 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.41%) EPoS
4 1 (0.70%) PMI
4 1 (0.70%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) Windows
1 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.25%) PRINCE2
2 44 (30.99%) Project Management
3 29 (20.42%) Project Planning
4 19 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (13.38%) Programme Management
5 12 (8.45%) Change Control
6 9 (6.34%) Configuration Management
6 9 (6.34%) Document Management
7 8 (5.63%) Change Management
8 6 (4.23%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.23%) ITIL
9 5 (3.52%) Resource Management
9 5 (3.52%) Time Management
10 4 (2.82%) Dependency Management
11 3 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.11%) Business Transformation
11 3 (2.11%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.11%) Six Sigma
11 3 (2.11%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.23%) SQL
1 6 (4.23%) VBA
2 3 (2.11%) C
3 1 (0.70%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) C++
3 1 (0.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (30.99%) Security Cleared
2 26 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.08%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.82%) Degree
7 3 (2.11%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.41%) PMP
8 2 (1.41%) APMP
9 1 (0.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.70%) ISEB
9 1 (0.70%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) P3O
2 1 (0.70%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle
3 2 (1.41%) SAP
3 2 (1.41%) Siebel
3 2 (1.41%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.70%) BT
4 1 (0.70%) Capita
4 1 (0.70%) HP
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Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £115 - £130 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £150 - 200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £130 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £201 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago