Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 477 466 397
Rank change year-on-year -11 -69 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 391 462 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 335 403
England median daily rate £438 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.13% +1.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £282 £200 £213
90th Percentile £623 £591 £600
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -17.58% +58.65%
10th Percentile £12.27 £15.40 £13.81
90th Percentile £18.50 £18.90 £23.00
UK median hourly rate £16.28 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -1.33% -20.00% +58.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in England

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in England

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Analyst in England

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in England

Project Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
London -16 214 £475 +5.56% 6
South East +11 60 £425 +41.67% 2
Midlands +7 41 £350 +7.69%
North of England +31 34 £385 +10.00% 2
East of England -10 29 £448 +5.29%
East Midlands +9 22 £350 +9.80%
West Midlands +14 19 £370 +5.71%
Yorkshire +8 19 £325 - 1
North West +9 15 £393 +12.14%
South West -3 13 £300 -17.24%
Project Analyst
UK

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

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 England region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 172 (43.99%) Finance
2 141 (36.06%) Project Management
3 95 (24.30%) Business Analysis
4 85 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (21.48%) Banking
6 78 (19.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 73 (18.67%) PMO
8 57 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
8 57 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
9 44 (11.25%) PRINCE2
10 38 (9.72%) Microsoft
10 38 (9.72%) Change Management
11 33 (8.44%) Retail
11 33 (8.44%) Microsoft Project
11 33 (8.44%) Degree
12 32 (8.18%) Front Office
12 32 (8.18%) Scrum
13 31 (7.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 30 (7.67%) Investment Banking
15 29 (7.42%) MiFID
16 24 (6.14%) PMP
16 24 (6.14%) Analytics
17 23 (5.88%) Investment Management
17 23 (5.88%) SharePoint
18 22 (5.63%) MS Visio
19 21 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
19 21 (5.37%) Derivative
19 21 (5.37%) GDPR
20 20 (5.12%) PMI Certification
20 20 (5.12%) Business Intelligence

Project Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 23 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.53%) MS Project Server
4 5 (1.28%) Documentum
5 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.26%) Confluence
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 57 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (8.44%) Microsoft Project
3 31 (7.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (5.63%) MS Visio
5 19 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.02%) PlanetPress Connect
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.51%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.51%) Primavera
4 2 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.26%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.26%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
1 3 (0.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.79%) Intranet
2 6 (1.53%) SMS
2 6 (1.53%) WAN
3 4 (1.02%) Firewall
3 4 (1.02%) LAN
3 4 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.77%) VPN
5 2 (0.51%) DHCP
5 2 (0.51%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.51%) SAN
5 2 (0.51%) Skype
5 2 (0.51%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.51%) VoIP
5 2 (0.51%) Wireless
6 1 (0.26%) Internet
6 1 (0.26%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.05%) Blockchain
3 5 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.02%) Big Data
5 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.51%) DB2
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.26%) EDMS
6 1 (0.26%) Essbase
6 1 (0.26%) MS Access
6 1 (0.26%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.26%) QlikView
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.26%) JIRA Agile
General
1 172 (43.99%) Finance
2 84 (21.48%) Banking
3 33 (8.44%) Retail
4 32 (8.18%) Front Office
5 30 (7.67%) Investment Banking
6 18 (4.60%) Marketing
7 16 (4.09%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.07%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.81%) Legal
10 10 (2.56%) Billing
11 6 (1.53%) Back Office
11 6 (1.53%) Electronics
11 6 (1.53%) Retail Banking
12 5 (1.28%) Law
13 4 (1.02%) Aerospace
13 4 (1.02%) Automotive
14 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.26%) Advertising
15 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.77%) XML
2 2 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.51%) Middleware
3 1 (0.26%) JMS
3 1 (0.26%) JSON
3 1 (0.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.37%) Derivative
3 16 (4.09%) Fixed Income
4 15 (3.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (3.58%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.32%) Equities
7 8 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.05%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (1.79%) Fintech
8 7 (1.79%) STB
9 6 (1.53%) PMI
10 5 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.28%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.02%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.02%) User Experience
12 3 (0.77%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.77%) FMCG
12 3 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.77%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (36.06%) Project Management
2 95 (24.30%) Business Analysis
3 85 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (19.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (11.25%) PRINCE2
6 38 (9.72%) Change Management
7 32 (8.18%) Scrum
8 24 (6.14%) Analytics
9 23 (5.88%) Investment Management
10 21 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (4.86%) Migration
13 18 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
13 18 (4.60%) Project Planning
13 18 (4.60%) Use Case
14 17 (4.35%) E-Commerce
14 17 (4.35%) SDLC
15 16 (4.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 15 (3.84%) Requirements Analysis
16 15 (3.84%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.60%) SQL
2 12 (3.07%) VBA
3 6 (1.53%) C
4 3 (0.77%) Java
5 1 (0.26%) C++
5 1 (0.26%) Perl
5 1 (0.26%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) Scala
5 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (8.44%) Degree
2 24 (6.14%) PMP
3 20 (5.12%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.56%) ISEB
5 9 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.28%) CISM
7 5 (1.28%) CISSP
7 5 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.02%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.77%) CRISC
10 2 (0.51%) ACCA
10 2 (0.51%) APMP
10 2 (0.51%) CIMA
10 2 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.51%) IIBA
11 1 (0.26%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (18.67%) PMO
2 29 (7.42%) MiFID
3 21 (5.37%) GDPR
4 9 (2.30%) Data Quality
5 8 (2.05%) QA
6 6 (1.53%) EMIR
7 5 (1.28%) SLA
8 3 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.77%) P3O
8 3 (0.77%) PSD2
9 1 (0.26%) Basel III
9 1 (0.26%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.26%) FATCA
9 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.51%) WSUS
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.84%) Oracle
3 13 (3.32%) SAP
4 6 (1.53%) Symantec
5 4 (1.02%) Bloomberg
5 4 (1.02%) Cisco
5 4 (1.02%) Google
5 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.02%) Xerox
6 3 (0.77%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.77%) Progress
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe
7 2 (0.51%) Dell
7 2 (0.51%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.51%) IBM
7 2 (0.51%) Planview
7 2 (0.51%) Reuters
7 2 (0.51%) SonicWALL
7 2 (0.51%) Sybase
7 2 (0.51%) Veeam