Period
to 21 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 285 308
Rank change year-on-year -52 +23 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 38 73 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 59 54
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% +7.76%
10th Percentile £213 £288 £241
90th Percentile £504 £500 £446
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South East median hourly rate £36.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £34.50 - £16.25
90th Percentile £37.50 - £18.75
England median hourly rate £28.52 £25.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year +14.08% +21.21% -6.25%

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 15,651 14,574 17,227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.48% 94.48% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,204 8,361 10,434
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £245 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 655 687 769
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.49% -13.58% +19.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.52 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.94% -6.53% +14.29%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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
Thames Valley -36 14 £425 +8.63% 1
Hampshire -7 9 £398 -4.22% 1
Berkshire -28 9 £450 +16.13%
Surrey -38 9 £475 +18.75%
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £425 +13.33%
Kent +10 2 £375 -21.05%
West Sussex -4 2 £300 -28.36%
Oxfordshire +3 1 £400 -33.33% 1
Project Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
4 10 (26.32%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (10.53%) Project Governance
8 4 (10.53%) GDPR
8 4 (10.53%) PMO
9 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.89%) User Stories
9 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.89%) Degree
9 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.89%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) CRM
9 3 (7.89%) Windows
9 3 (7.89%) Banking
10 2 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.26%) Change Management
10 2 (5.26%) Back Office
10 2 (5.26%) Billing
10 2 (5.26%) VLE
10 2 (5.26%) .NET

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 1 (2.63%) Documentum
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Exstream
1 1 (2.63%) PlanetPress Connect
1 1 (2.63%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Skype
2 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) EDMS
1 1 (2.63%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSTest
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) EDI
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) VLE
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Life Science
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) AIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.53%) Project Governance
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) User Stories
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (5.26%) Commercial Awareness
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Presales
8 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) GDPR
1 4 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Workday
3 1 (2.63%) Capita
3 1 (2.63%) Civica
3 1 (2.63%) OpenText
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Snow
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Xerox