Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Controller was £335 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 Controller
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 865 862
Rank change year-on-year +42 -3 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Controller 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.009% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
England median daily rate £335 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.08% -4.41% -42.13%
10th Percentile £248 £313 £320
90th Percentile £456 £338 £360
UK median daily rate £335 £263 £340
% change year-on-year +27.62% -22.79% -42.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £24.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.77% - -
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £26.00 -

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 Controller
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Controller in England

Project Controller
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Controller in England

Project Controller
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Controller in England

Project Controller
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Controller in England

Project Controller
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 Controller 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
South East +16 3 £378 -
North of England +65 2 £335 -
North West +27 2 £335 -
West Midlands +35 1 - -
Midlands +25 1 - -
South West +11 1 £338 -
London -7 1 £280 -
Project Controller
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Project Controller 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 Controller in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) PMO
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project

Project Controller 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infographics
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) QMS
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft