Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 221 215
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 22 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.41% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 51
City of London median daily rate £475 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +7.69%
10th Percentile £318 £423 £219
90th Percentile £640 £763 £650
Central London median daily rate £450 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6694 6411 8806
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5291 5101 6921
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 126
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.25
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in the City of London

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in the City of London

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Analyst in the City of London

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in the City of London

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Front Office
5 4 (18.18%) GDPR
6 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
6 3 (13.64%) MiFID
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (9.09%) Equities
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Retail
7 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
7 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Marketing

Project Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Front Office
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (4.55%) Back Office
6 1 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) GDPR
2 3 (13.64%) MiFID
3 2 (9.09%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Fidessa
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle