Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 220 225
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 26 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 14
City of London median daily rate £438 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -15.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £326 £341 £343
90th Percentile £638 £669 £713
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%
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 6,689 6,313 6,476
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 95.54% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,245 4,850 5,200
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £681 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £495 £455
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.79% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 75 70
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -4.74% +2.70%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.55 £30.45 £35.86
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.05% -1.63% +5.56%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Legal
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 4 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (15.38%) Use Case
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (11.54%) GDPR
7 3 (11.54%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) e-Learning
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Law
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) ISEB
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (7.69%) Back Office
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (7.69%) Degree

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 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Legal
4 3 (11.54%) Law
5 2 (7.69%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) French Language
6 1 (3.85%) Front Office
6 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) e-Learning
1 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (15.38%) Use Case
4 3 (11.54%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Microservices
5 2 (7.69%) Sequence Diagram
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) CBAP
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) GDPR
2 2 (7.69%) AIFMD
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 20022
2 2 (7.69%) MiFID
2 2 (7.69%) PSD2
3 1 (3.85%) EMIR
3 1 (3.85%) PMO
3 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow