Period
to 23 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £428 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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 Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 288 292
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 61 73 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 69
South East median daily rate £428 £301 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.91% +0.42% -11.11%
10th Percentile £212 £182 £200
90th Percentile £538 £475 £450
England median daily rate £425 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +11.84% +4.11% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% +7.69%
England median hourly rate £13.81 £22.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year -37.23% +6.67% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,761 14,606 17,544
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.03% 93.74% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,444 8,529 10,374
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £228
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 586 786 890
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -9.67% +19.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.31 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.79 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - +11.16%

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Project Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in the South East

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Analyst in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in the South East

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Analyst in the South East

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in the South East

Project Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Surrey -21 17 £475 +126.19% 1
Hampshire +8 15 £330 +7.32% 2
Thames Valley -32 15 £450 +33.33%
Berkshire -11 11 £450 +48.76%
West Sussex -4 6 £400 +23.08%
Buckinghamshire -32 4 £450 +50.00%
Kent -13 2 £450 +100.00%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Middlesex +2 1 £193 -12.50%
Project Analyst
England

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Project Analyst 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 South East region featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Project Management
3 20 (32.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (31.15%) Business Analysis
5 10 (16.39%) GDPR
6 9 (14.75%) PMO
7 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 7 (11.48%) CRM
7 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.84%) UML
8 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (9.84%) User Stories
8 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
8 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (8.20%) Wireframes
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) Use Case
9 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
10 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
10 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.56%) Windows
10 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.56%) Internet

Project Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Documentum
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) PlanetPress Connect
1 2 (3.28%) Workfront
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.64%) RTP
3 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Big Data
1 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.64%) EDMS
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MSTest
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Back Office
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Billing
4 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) French Language
5 1 (1.64%) German Language
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Fintech
3 1 (1.64%) iPhone
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Project Management
2 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (31.15%) Business Analysis
4 7 (11.48%) CRM
5 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (9.84%) UML
5 6 (9.84%) User Stories
6 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 5 (8.20%) Use Case
6 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.20%) Wireframes
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.56%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (6.56%) Document Management
7 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
1 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) PMP
4 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) GDPR
2 9 (14.75%) PMO
3 2 (3.28%) SLA
4 1 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.64%) MiFID
4 1 (1.64%) P3O
4 1 (1.64%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Civica
3 2 (3.28%) Xerox
4 1 (1.64%) Capita
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) Tableau