Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Support Officer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 573 569
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 35 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.075% 0.096% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 39
London median daily rate £300 £235 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% +4.44% -1.10%
10th Percentile £130 £175 £161
90th Percentile £384 £375 £339
England median daily rate £275 £225 £239
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.76% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
London median hourly rate £38.00 £21.78 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.47% +17.73% +29.82%
10th Percentile £33.00 £17.44 £17.65
90th Percentile £43.00 £148.53 £20.55
England median hourly rate £13.89 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -49.49% +48.65% +23.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Project Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Support Officer in London

Project Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Support Officer in London

Project Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Support Officer in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Support Officer in London

Project Support Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Support Officer in London

Project Support Officer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Support Officer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -10 13 £308 +27.01% 1
West London -6 2 £130 -
Project Support Officer
England

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring Project Support Officer in the job title.

1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 17 (48.57%) Spreadsheet
3 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
4 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
4 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
5 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) Project Management
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.14%) Project Planning
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
10 4 (11.43%) Time Management
10 4 (11.43%) PMO
10 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
11 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
11 3 (8.57%) Internet
12 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
12 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
12 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
12 2 (5.71%) Migration
12 2 (5.71%) Document Management
12 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (5.71%) Logistics
12 2 (5.71%) Data Protection

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.86%) LIMS
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) Project Planning
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.71%) Document Management
7 2 (5.71%) KYC
7 2 (5.71%) Logistics
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.86%) B2C
8 1 (2.86%) Change Control
8 1 (2.86%) Change Management
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) APMP
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Capita
3 1 (2.86%) Remedy