Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was £253 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire 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 Officer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 106 115
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 9 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.29% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £253 £233 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% +1.09% -9.80%
10th Percentile £226 £133 £209
90th Percentile £267 £255 £301
South East median daily rate £241 £182 £231
% change year-on-year +32.37% -21.19% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.04 - -
South East median hourly rate £11.04 - £19.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2249 1620 2528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 93.10% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 842 1271
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £225
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 78 108
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £42.50 £39.13 £31.10
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Buckinghamshire

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Officer in Buckinghamshire

Project Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Officer in Buckinghamshire

Project Officer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -20 9 £253 +8.60%
Project Officer
South East

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Project 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 across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) P3O
6 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) UX Design
6 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) CMDB
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Project Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) P3O
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft