Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 556 461 478
Rank change year-on-year -95 +17 -75
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 310 411 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 296 335
England median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £220 £283 £207
90th Percentile £650 £614 £575
UK median daily rate £395 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -7.06% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 3
England median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.67% +5.88% +23.10%
10th Percentile £18.69 £15.00 £15.40
90th Percentile £33.65 £24.54 £18.90
UK median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +29.67% +9.09% +19.48%

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 89,239 86,745 93,502
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.88% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,417 57,531 61,537
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,823 2,548 2,999
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.50
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.82% +3.89% -

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 19 October 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 October 2018. 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 -75 152 £434 -8.68% 12
South East 0 70 £425 +1.19% 5
North of England -19 35 £381 +0.33% 9
Midlands -29 21 £390 +11.43% 4
Yorkshire -12 20 £425 +30.77% 3
South West -16 20 £275 -4.76% 2
West Midlands -28 15 £390 +4.00% 3
North West -15 14 £330 -17.50% 6
East of England -13 13 £335 -31.98%
East Midlands -11 5 £425 +21.43% 1
North East - 1 £338 -
Project Analyst
UK

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

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 England region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 127 (40.97%) Finance
2 96 (30.97%) Project Management
3 68 (21.94%) Business Analysis
4 64 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (16.77%) PMO
7 45 (14.52%) Banking
8 39 (12.58%) Microsoft
9 38 (12.26%) Microsoft Excel
10 34 (10.97%) PRINCE2
11 32 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (8.71%) Microsoft Office
13 26 (8.39%) Migration
14 25 (8.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 24 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (6.77%) Degree
17 21 (6.77%) SharePoint
17 21 (6.77%) Change Management
18 20 (6.45%) MS Visio
18 20 (6.45%) SAP
19 18 (5.81%) Windows
20 17 (5.48%) Scrum
21 16 (5.16%) Retail
21 16 (5.16%) Microsoft Project
22 15 (4.84%) Waterfall
22 15 (4.84%) Office 365
23 14 (4.52%) Use Case
24 13 (4.19%) Investment Banking
24 13 (4.19%) Legal

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 21 (6.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.97%) Drupal
2 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.65%) CMS
3 2 (0.65%) Confluence
3 2 (0.65%) Documentum
3 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.65%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 38 (12.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (8.71%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (8.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (6.45%) MS Visio
5 16 (5.16%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) CODA-Financials
1 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.65%) Exstream
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.32%) HFM
3 1 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Shopify
3 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.84%) Office 365
2 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) SaaS
4 3 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.65%) G Suite
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.94%) Skype
2 5 (1.61%) Firewall
2 5 (1.61%) LAN
2 5 (1.61%) WAN
2 5 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.65%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (0.65%) SMS
3 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.65%) Wireless
4 1 (0.32%) DSL
4 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.61%) Big Data
2 4 (1.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.97%) Blockchain
3 3 (0.97%) Power BI
4 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) EDMS
5 1 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.32%) QlikView
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.65%) MSI
2 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
General
1 127 (40.97%) Finance
2 45 (14.52%) Banking
3 16 (5.16%) Retail
4 13 (4.19%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.19%) Legal
5 10 (3.23%) Front Office
5 10 (3.23%) Law
5 10 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.26%) Marketing
7 6 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.61%) Back Office
9 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.29%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Automotive
10 2 (0.65%) Billing
10 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.65%) French Language
10 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.97%) Angular 2
1 3 (0.97%) AngularJS
1 3 (0.97%) Spring
1 3 (0.97%) Spring Boot
2 2 (0.65%) .NET
2 2 (0.65%) CSS
2 2 (0.65%) HTML
2 2 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.32%) DirectX
3 1 (0.32%) EDI
3 1 (0.32%) jQuery
3 1 (0.32%) OpenGL
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.26%) Derivative
4 7 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.94%) User Experience
6 5 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.29%) NHS
7 4 (1.29%) OTC Derivatives
7 4 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.97%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.97%) Fintech
8 3 (0.97%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.65%) Equities
9 2 (0.65%) FMCG
9 2 (0.65%) Handset
9 2 (0.65%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.81%) Windows
2 7 (2.26%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (30.97%) Project Management
2 68 (21.94%) Business Analysis
3 64 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (10.97%) PRINCE2
6 26 (8.39%) Migration
7 24 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (6.77%) Change Management
10 17 (5.48%) Scrum
11 15 (4.84%) Waterfall
12 14 (4.52%) Use Case
13 11 (3.55%) Analytics
13 11 (3.55%) Investment Management
13 11 (3.55%) Project Planning
14 10 (3.23%) Business Process Modelling
14 10 (3.23%) Resource Management
14 10 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (3.23%) User Stories
15 9 (2.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.26%) SQL
2 4 (1.29%) Java
3 3 (0.97%) Java 8
4 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.65%) VBScript
5 1 (0.32%) C
5 1 (0.32%) C#
5 1 (0.32%) C++
5 1 (0.32%) VB
5 1 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (6.77%) Degree
2 7 (2.26%) ISEB
3 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) ACCA
4 3 (0.97%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.97%) PMP
5 2 (0.65%) APMP
5 2 (0.65%) CCNA
5 2 (0.65%) CIMA
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) CAPM
6 1 (0.32%) CBAP
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) IIBA
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.77%) PMO
2 8 (2.58%) MiFID
3 7 (2.26%) GDPR
4 5 (1.61%) QA
4 5 (1.61%) SLA
5 3 (0.97%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.65%) EMIR
6 2 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.32%) FATCA
7 1 (0.32%) GAAP
7 1 (0.32%) GCP
7 1 (0.32%) GxP
7 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.65%) vSphere
2 2 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) SCCM
2 2 (0.65%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.65%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.45%) SAP
3 12 (3.87%) Oracle
4 5 (1.61%) Workday
5 4 (1.29%) Cisco
5 4 (1.29%) OpenText
5 4 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.97%) CA
6 3 (0.97%) CheckPoint
6 3 (0.97%) Citrix
6 3 (0.97%) CODA
6 3 (0.97%) ServiceNow
6 3 (0.97%) VMware
7 2 (0.65%) Dell
7 2 (0.65%) hybris
7 2 (0.65%) IBM
7 2 (0.65%) Ivanti
7 2 (0.65%) Sony
7 2 (0.65%) Sybase
7 2 (0.65%) Symantec