Period
to 21 October 2019

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 58 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 12 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.42% 1.46% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.53% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 - -
South West median daily rate £250 £313 £288
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.70% -17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.00 £26.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £14.00 £22.50 £22.50
90th Percentile £26.20 £29.88 £28.75
South West median hourly rate £21.25 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -19.05% -4.55% -

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 831 652 618
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.00% 95.46% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 364 285
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -6.45%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £209
90th Percentile £575 £563 £488
South West median daily rate £430 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 69 70
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +31.78% +17.27%
10th Percentile £14.94 £15.20 £12.89
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £52.63
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +21.21% +20.00%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Gloucestershire

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Officer in Gloucestershire

Project Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor 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 21 October 2019. 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 -15 2 £225 -
Gloucester - 2 - -
Project Officer
South West

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Document Management
3 9 (75.00%) C
3 9 (75.00%) Requirements Management
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (75.00%) Change Control
4 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (66.67%) Information Assurance
4 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (16.67%) Logistics
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
8 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement

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:

Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Change Control
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (75.00%) Document Management
2 9 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2 Certification