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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Support Officer
Rank 578 579 544
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 65 57 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 44
Median daily rate £244 £233 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £159 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £338 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 10
Median hourly rate £16.96 £15.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £107.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.64 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+58.96% -22.50%

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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 -1 60 £250 +2.04% 3
London +7 25 £273 +26.74% 1
West Midlands -21 8 £230 -5.15%
City of London +50 7 £173 -33.00% 1
South East -2 7 £275 +80.32%
South West -6 6 - - 1
Gloucestershire -1 5 - -
North West -12 5 £400 - 1
Yorkshire +4 4 £120 -63.23%
Coventry -4 4 £270 -
East Midlands +5 3 £175 -32.69%
Berkshire -1 3 - -
West Yorkshire -11 3 £100 -69.23%
Scotland -11 3 £225 +28.57%
Bracknell - 3 - -
Hampshire +7 2 £300 +100.00%
Glasgow +5 2 £200 +14.28%
Nottingham -2 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -5 2 - -
Elland - 2 £100 -
Staffordshire - 2 £153 -
North Yorkshire +4 1 £150 -40.00%
Bristol +4 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £145 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Woking - 1 £145 -

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 54 (43.90%) Project Management
2 41 (33.33%) MS Project
3 39 (31.71%) Finance
4 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
5 32 (26.02%) MS Office
6 31 (25.20%) PRINCE2
7 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
9 16 (13.01%) MS Visio
10 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
10 14 (11.38%) Scrum
11 12 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (9.76%) SharePoint
11 12 (9.76%) Risk Management
11 12 (9.76%) Waterfall
12 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (8.94%) Change Control
12 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
13 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
13 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.13%) Change Management
14 9 (7.32%) Project Planning
15 8 (6.50%) Spreadsheet
16 7 (5.69%) SC Cleared
17 6 (4.88%) ITIL
18 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (4.07%) Agile Project Management
18 5 (4.07%) SAP
18 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
18 5 (4.07%) Information Management

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 12 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (33.33%) MS Project
2 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
3 32 (26.02%) MS Office
4 16 (13.01%) MS Visio
5 12 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (6.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.81%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.81%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Changepoint
1 3 (2.44%) SAP PP
1 3 (2.44%) SAP WM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.81%) assyst
3 1 (0.81%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
1 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Intranet
2 2 (1.63%) WAN
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) SAP BI
1 3 (2.44%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.63%) QlikView
General
1 39 (31.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Publishing
3 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Back Office
4 2 (1.63%) Billing
4 2 (1.63%) Electronics
4 2 (1.63%) Games
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.25%) NHS
3 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.63%) Statistics
4 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.81%) PMI
4 1 (0.81%) Social Media
4 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.63%) pSOS
1 2 (1.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.90%) Project Management
2 31 (25.20%) PRINCE2
3 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.38%) Scrum
5 12 (9.76%) Risk Management
5 12 (9.76%) Waterfall
6 11 (8.94%) Change Control
6 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (8.13%) Change Management
7 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
7 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.32%) Project Planning
9 6 (4.88%) ITIL
10 5 (4.07%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.07%) Document Management
10 5 (4.07%) Information Management
10 5 (4.07%) Resource Management
11 4 (3.25%) Information Assurance
11 4 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.25%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) Degree
5 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.81%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.07%) SAP
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe
4 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Citrix
4 1 (0.81%) Google
4 1 (0.81%) Lotus
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