Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Support Officer was £257 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 Support Officer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 129 105
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £257 £230 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.74% -7.07% +10.00%
10th Percentile £249 £215 £138
90th Percentile £270 £245 £303
South East median daily rate £259 £145 £218
% change year-on-year +78.28% -33.33% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 1,691 2,144 1,655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 95.59% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 960 871
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £215 £215 £225
90th Percentile £556 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 121 72
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.55% +21.05% +1.79%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.70 £45.00 £37.18
South East median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.79% -5.26% +5.56%

Project Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Support Officer in Buckinghamshire

Project Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Support Officer in Buckinghamshire

Project Support 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 Support Officer in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Support Officer in Buckinghamshire

Project Support 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 Support Officer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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 +15 5 £257 +11.74%
Project Support Officer
South East

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Project Support Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Project Support Officer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project

Project Support 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle