The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Analyst
UK / England
Rank 398 350 387
Rank change year-on-year -48 +37  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 178 278 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.60% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 197 126
Median daily rate £388 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £253 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £310 £326
% change year-on-year +12.09% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £21.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +27.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £20.80
% change year-on-year -23.63% +32.21%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Project Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 73 £450 -1.36% 11
South East +3 37 £391 +25.20% 4
East of England +2 18 £300 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +14 15 £395 +56.59% 3
North West +22 14 £345 -1.42% 1
South West +5 14 £323 +4.03% 3
West Midlands +6 4 £236 -16.08%
East Midlands -7 2 £300 -7.69%
North East -14 1 £200 -52.94%
Project Analyst
UK

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 135 (35.71%) Finance
2 112 (29.63%) Project Management
3 91 (24.07%) Business Analysis
4 85 (22.49%) PMO
5 77 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (15.08%) Banking
7 54 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 51 (13.49%) PRINCE2
8 51 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (12.17%) MS Office
9 46 (12.17%) Microsoft
10 43 (11.38%) MS Project
11 41 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (10.05%) SharePoint
13 32 (8.47%) Change Management
13 32 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
14 30 (7.94%) Degree
15 26 (6.88%) ITIL
15 26 (6.88%) Migration
16 25 (6.61%) Retail
16 25 (6.61%) SQL
17 20 (5.29%) Telecoms
17 20 (5.29%) Project Planning
18 19 (5.03%) Derivative
18 19 (5.03%) Change Control
19 18 (4.76%) Front Office
19 18 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 18 (4.76%) Security Cleared
20 17 (4.50%) Investment Banking
21 16 (4.23%) Risk Management

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 38 (10.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.85%) Confluence
3 4 (1.06%) SAS
4 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (0.79%) IIS
4 3 (0.79%) LiveCycle
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.53%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 46 (12.17%) MS Office
3 43 (11.38%) MS Project
4 32 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (4.23%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) SAP HR
2 3 (0.79%) Staffware
3 2 (0.53%) Maximo
3 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.53%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.53%) TrackWise
3 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.26%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.26%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.12%) Office 365
2 5 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.85%) LDAP
2 5 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (0.53%) Internet
3 2 (0.53%) Network Security
4 1 (0.26%) ATM
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) Extranet
4 1 (0.26%) LAN
4 1 (0.26%) Skype
4 1 (0.26%) SMS
4 1 (0.26%) VoIP
4 1 (0.26%) WAN
4 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.79%) DB2
3 3 (0.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.53%) Big Data
4 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.53%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.53%) QlikView
5 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.26%) EDMS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.97%) JIRA
2 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.79%) SonarQube
2 3 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 135 (35.71%) Finance
2 57 (15.08%) Banking
3 25 (6.61%) Retail
4 20 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.76%) Front Office
6 17 (4.50%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.91%) Marketing
8 8 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.85%) Local Government
10 6 (1.59%) Legal
11 5 (1.32%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.79%) Automotive
12 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.53%) Back Office
13 2 (0.53%) Billing
13 2 (0.53%) French Language
13 2 (0.53%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Law
14 1 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.59%) .NET
1 6 (1.59%) XML
2 3 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (0.79%) HTML
3 2 (0.53%) JSON
3 2 (0.53%) RESTful
3 2 (0.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.26%) COM
4 1 (0.26%) JFC
4 1 (0.26%) SAP CAF
4 1 (0.26%) WSDL
4 1 (0.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.03%) Derivative
3 10 (2.65%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.38%) e-Learning
4 9 (2.38%) Fixed Income
4 9 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.12%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.59%) Learning Management System
6 6 (1.59%) User Experience
7 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (0.79%) EPoS
9 3 (0.79%) Equities
9 3 (0.79%) Fintech
9 3 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.79%) Life Science
9 3 (0.79%) NHS
9 3 (0.79%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.85%) Windows
2 4 (1.06%) Linux
3 3 (0.79%) Unix
3 3 (0.79%) zOS
4 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (29.63%) Project Management
2 91 (24.07%) Business Analysis
3 77 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (13.49%) PRINCE2
5 32 (8.47%) Change Management
6 26 (6.88%) ITIL
6 26 (6.88%) Migration
7 20 (5.29%) Project Planning
8 19 (5.03%) Change Control
9 18 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 16 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (4.23%) CRM
10 16 (4.23%) Risk Management
10 16 (4.23%) Scrum
10 16 (4.23%) Workflow
11 14 (3.70%) Process Improvement
11 14 (3.70%) Target Operating Model
11 14 (3.70%) Use Case
11 14 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.61%) SQL
2 4 (1.06%) Java
3 2 (0.53%) PHP
3 2 (0.53%) VB
3 2 (0.53%) VBA
4 1 (0.26%) C#
4 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (7.94%) Degree
2 18 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.12%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.85%) ISEB
6 7 (1.85%) PMP
7 3 (0.79%) APMG
7 3 (0.79%) CISM
7 3 (0.79%) CISSP
7 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.53%) ACCA
8 2 (0.53%) CIMA
8 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.26%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (22.49%) PMO
2 15 (3.97%) MiFID
3 8 (2.12%) QA
4 5 (1.32%) GxP
4 5 (1.32%) SLA
5 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.06%) GDPR
6 3 (0.79%) EMIR
7 2 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.53%) FATCA
7 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.26%) Basel III
8 1 (0.26%) DICOM
8 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) UCITS
System Software
1 6 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.26%) SCCM
1 1 (0.26%) SCOM
1 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.70%) Oracle
3 13 (3.44%) SAP
4 5 (1.32%) Cadence
5 4 (1.06%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.06%) Pegasus
5 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.79%) Adobe
6 3 (0.79%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.79%) Calypso
6 3 (0.79%) Cisco
6 3 (0.79%) Cognos
6 3 (0.79%) DocuSign
6 3 (0.79%) Google
6 3 (0.79%) ILOG
6 3 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (0.79%) Planview
7 2 (0.53%) Civica
7 2 (0.53%) Infor
7 2 (0.53%) Workday
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