Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Support Officer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 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 Support Officer
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 144 157
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.040% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Leeds median daily rate £325 £230 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.30% +15.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £273 £230 £168
90th Percentile £378 £230 £233
West Yorkshire median daily rate £248 £139 £225
% change year-on-year +78.06% -38.22% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate £28.50 - £15.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.50 - £101.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2184 2492 3062
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.88% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 1658 2117
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £563 £539
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.84
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%

Project Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Support Officer in Leeds

Project Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Support Officer in Leeds

Project Support Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Support Officer in Leeds

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Project Support Officer 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 Leeds region featuring Project Support Officer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PMO
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO