Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 96 82
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.56% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £363 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -2.68% -6.88%
10th Percentile £298 £292 £339
90th Percentile £400 £424 £411
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.47% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £18.13 -
% change year-on-year -15.86% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1512 1464 1309
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 96.25% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1075 937 820
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.52% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £212
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.83% -9.26% +5.07%

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Project Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in Birmingham

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in Birmingham

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Analyst in Birmingham

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Birmingham region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Retail
1 5 (55.56%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
3 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) PMO
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Snow
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10

Project Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Snow