Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 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 Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 221 214
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 21 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 19
City of London median daily rate £375 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £224 £314 £355
90th Percentile £588 £648 £750
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £32.00 - -

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 6,680 6,512 6,371
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 94.83% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,290 5,109 5,063
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 88 77
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £44.05
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.25
% change year-on-year +3.31% +4.93% -4.17%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018, Project Analyst 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 City of London region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) PMO
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (14.29%) Law
6 3 (14.29%) Legal
6 3 (14.29%) e-Learning
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.52%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 2 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (9.52%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) ISEB
7 2 (9.52%) CA
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Management Information System

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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) e-Learning
1 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (9.52%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (9.52%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) IIBA
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) AIFMD
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) MiFID
2 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) CA