The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 419 368
Rank change year-on-year +46 -51  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 214 217 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 156 181
Median daily rate £420 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £23.48 - £22.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 - £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 - £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.74 £16.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +42.12% -27.27%  

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 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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 +25 112 £500 +17.64% 16
South East +43 36 £400 +10.34% 5
Yorkshire +20 14 £338 +28.57% 2
West Midlands +17 12 £370 +55.78% 2
South West +7 11 £286 -10.54% 1
East of England -4 11 £359 -31.66% 1
East Midlands -3 9 £263 -16.00%
North West +3 7 £413 +10.00%
North East +69 2 £193 -33.04%
Project Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 158 (40.10%) Finance
2 141 (35.79%) Project Management
3 111 (28.17%) Business Analysis
4 82 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (19.04%) Banking
6 73 (18.53%) PMO
7 71 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (11.68%) PRINCE2
8 46 (11.68%) Microsoft Excel
9 44 (11.17%) Change Management
10 37 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (8.12%) Microsoft
12 30 (7.61%) Degree
13 28 (7.11%) Investment Banking
14 27 (6.85%) Front Office
14 27 (6.85%) Migration
14 27 (6.85%) Scrum
14 27 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
15 26 (6.60%) Microsoft Project
15 26 (6.60%) SharePoint
16 24 (6.09%) SQL
17 23 (5.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 22 (5.58%) MiFID
19 20 (5.08%) SDLC
19 20 (5.08%) Oracle
20 19 (4.82%) ITIL
20 19 (4.82%) E-Commerce
20 19 (4.82%) Change Control
21 18 (4.57%) Marketing
21 18 (4.57%) CRM

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 26 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.52%) Confluence
3 5 (1.27%) CMS
4 4 (1.02%) SAS
5 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (0.76%) IIS
5 3 (0.76%) LiveCycle
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (11.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (6.60%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (5.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (2.03%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.76%) Staffware
3 2 (0.51%) Maximo
3 2 (0.51%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.51%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.25%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.25%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.25%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.52%) Office 365
2 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.02%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.78%) LDAP
2 3 (0.76%) Extranet
2 3 (0.76%) Firewall
2 3 (0.76%) Intranet
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.51%) LAN
3 2 (0.51%) SAN
3 2 (0.51%) VPN
3 2 (0.51%) WAN
3 2 (0.51%) Wireless
4 1 (0.25%) ATM
4 1 (0.25%) DHCP
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (1.27%) DB2
1 5 (1.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (0.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.51%) Big Data
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.25%) Essbase
4 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.25%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.25%) QlikView
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.81%) JIRA
2 3 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.76%) SonarQube
2 3 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 158 (40.10%) Finance
2 75 (19.04%) Banking
3 28 (7.11%) Investment Banking
4 27 (6.85%) Front Office
5 18 (4.57%) Marketing
5 18 (4.57%) Retail
5 18 (4.57%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.05%) Legal
7 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.27%) Private Banking
7 5 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.02%) Advertising
8 4 (1.02%) Automotive
8 4 (1.02%) Billing
8 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.51%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.27%) XML
2 4 (1.02%) .NET
2 4 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.25%) FpML
4 1 (0.25%) JFC
4 1 (0.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.06%) Derivative
3 14 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (3.30%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.54%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.03%) User Experience
7 7 (1.78%) Equities
8 5 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.27%) PMI
9 4 (1.02%) Fintech
9 4 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.02%) Life Science
9 4 (1.02%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.02%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.28%) Windows
2 4 (1.02%) Linux
3 3 (0.76%) Unix
3 3 (0.76%) zOS
4 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (35.79%) Project Management
2 111 (28.17%) Business Analysis
3 82 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (11.68%) PRINCE2
6 44 (11.17%) Change Management
7 27 (6.85%) Migration
7 27 (6.85%) Scrum
8 20 (5.08%) SDLC
9 19 (4.82%) Change Control
9 19 (4.82%) E-Commerce
9 19 (4.82%) ITIL
10 18 (4.57%) CRM
11 17 (4.31%) Asset Management
11 17 (4.31%) Investment Management
11 17 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (4.06%) Process Improvement
13 15 (3.81%) Use Case
14 14 (3.55%) Project Planning
14 14 (3.55%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.09%) SQL
2 5 (1.27%) Java
2 5 (1.27%) VBA
3 2 (0.51%) C
3 2 (0.51%) PHP
4 1 (0.25%) C#
4 1 (0.25%) C++
4 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.25%) Python
4 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (7.61%) Degree
2 13 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.05%) ISEB
4 10 (2.54%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.54%) PMP
4 10 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.27%) ACCA
5 5 (1.27%) CIMA
6 4 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.76%) APMG
7 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.25%) APMP
9 1 (0.25%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (18.53%) PMO
2 22 (5.58%) MiFID
3 12 (3.05%) GDPR
4 7 (1.78%) QA
5 5 (1.27%) EMIR
5 5 (1.27%) GxP
6 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.51%) P3O
8 1 (0.25%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.25%) FATCA
8 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.25%) SLA
8 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) WSUS
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.25%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) SCOM
2 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (8.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.08%) Oracle
3 12 (3.05%) SAP
4 6 (1.52%) Bloomberg
5 5 (1.27%) Google
5 5 (1.27%) Planview
6 4 (1.02%) HP
6 4 (1.02%) Pegasus
7 3 (0.76%) Adobe
7 3 (0.76%) Calypso
7 3 (0.76%) ILOG
7 3 (0.76%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.76%) Reuters
8 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.51%) Civica
8 2 (0.51%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.51%) Murex
8 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.51%) SonicWALL
8 2 (0.51%) Veeam
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