The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 115 107
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 6 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £348 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.33% +21.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £468 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.74 £16.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +42.12% -27.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1685 2159 2273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.73% 92.82% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 1152 1143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 95 93
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Project Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in Berkshire

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in Berkshire

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in Berkshire

Project Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 3 £395 -
Slough +4 1 £300 -33.33%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Project Analyst
South East

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Project Analyst 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (26.09%) PMO
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Biology
6 4 (17.39%) Life Science
6 4 (17.39%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Presales
7 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) ISEB
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Billing
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) SQL
8 2 (8.70%) .NET
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) UML

Project Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Life Science
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Biology
4 4 (17.39%) Presales
4 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Data Privacy
6 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) UML
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) ACCA
3 1 (4.35%) CIMA
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Workday