Period
to 9 April 2020

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 Officer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 55 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 3 18 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.53% 2.30% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 2.39% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
South West median daily rate £303 £270 £288
% change year-on-year +12.04% -6.09% +40.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% - -
10th Percentile £14.50 £24.00 £23.25
90th Percentile £15.50 £29.50 £30.25
South West median hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -31.82% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 544 754 535
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.30% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 383 262
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £164 £240 £210
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 113 59
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +49.12% +3.64%
10th Percentile £11.53 £11.17 £12.61
90th Percentile £52.75 £50.00 £48.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -30.77%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured Project Officer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Gloucestershire

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Officer in Gloucestershire.

Daily rate trend for Project Officer in Gloucestershire

Project Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Officer in Gloucestershire.

Hourly rate trend for Project Officer in Gloucestershire

Project Officer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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
Cheltenham +6 3 - - 1
Project Officer
South West

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, Project Officer 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Project Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO