Period
to 4 December 2021

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was £105 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 3 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 0.85% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £105 - -
South Wales median daily rate £181 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.31 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.31 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 333 186 251
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 92.54% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 131 193
10th Percentile £263 £198 £300
25th Percentile £420 £400 £361
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £509 £475 £443
Median % change year-on-year +7.21% +7.34% +2.61%
75th Percentile £569 £525 £513
90th Percentile £650 £550 £558
South Wales median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 17
10th Percentile £15.30 £14.13 £16.78
25th Percentile £20.88 £16.25 £19.18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.53
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.41% -15.09%
75th Percentile £38.80 £23.75 £42.00
90th Percentile £46.88 £24.93 "
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +21.21% -11.74% +28.78%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Newport

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Daily rate trend for Project Officer in Newport

Project Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Hourly rate trend for Project Officer in Newport

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Newport region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Project Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft