Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 19 November 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 Officer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 50 73
Rank change year-on-year -26 +23 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 2 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.23% 1.37% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.47% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 8
Coventry median daily rate £300 £281 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.56% +15.64%
West Midlands median daily rate £218 £275 £250
% change year-on-year -20.91% +10.00% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £11.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.63 £12.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year +65.00% +8.70% -20.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 829 681 975
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.57% 93.16% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 468 698
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £181 £287
90th Percentile £588 £550 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 45
Coventry median hourly rate £14.78 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £39.95 £39.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.45% +14.17% -11.76%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Coventry

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Officer in Coventry

Project Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Officer in Coventry

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, Project 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 Coventry region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Project Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management