Period
to 15 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 309 301
Rank change year-on-year -15 -8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 66 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 44
South East median daily rate £415 £425 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +42.86% -8.46%
10th Percentile £216 £216 £165
90th Percentile £608 £536 £468
England median daily rate £404 £430 £375
% change year-on-year -6.10% +14.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South East median hourly rate £34.50 - £22.50
10th Percentile £27.05 - £21.25
90th Percentile £44.35 - £23.75
England median hourly rate £23.34 £15.91 £18.13
% change year-on-year +46.75% -12.25% -12.12%

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 15,830 15,926 15,300
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.32% 94.42% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,548 9,499 9,076
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £255 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £554
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 602 625 777
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.89% +6.50%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.29
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.10 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

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 15 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 December 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 33 £400 - 1
Surrey -22 22 £475 +10.47% 2
Berkshire +9 17 £463 +8.82%
Oxfordshire +29 10 £400 +60.00%
Buckinghamshire +29 6 £363 -6.45% 1
Hampshire -27 6 £350 -4.76%
West Sussex -15 3 £298 -25.63%
Kent +9 2 £650 +23.81% 2
East Sussex -11 2 £569 -
Project Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Project Management
3 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (27.27%) PMO
5 16 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.15%) Scrum
9 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (12.12%) SAP
10 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (10.61%) Degree
11 7 (10.61%) Office 365
11 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (10.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (7.58%) Project Governance
13 5 (7.58%) Machine Learning
13 5 (7.58%) Workshop Facilitation
13 5 (7.58%) Workflow
13 5 (7.58%) Change Management
13 5 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (6.06%) Marketing
14 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
14 4 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
14 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (6.06%) Skype

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 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (1.52%) Documentum
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Exstream
1 1 (1.52%) HFM
1 1 (1.52%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) CSS
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.52%) Fintech
3 1 (1.52%) NHS
3 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Project Management
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.24%) Business Analysis
4 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.15%) Scrum
7 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (7.58%) Change Management
9 5 (7.58%) Machine Learning
9 5 (7.58%) Project Governance
9 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Workflow
9 5 (7.58%) Workshop Facilitation
10 4 (6.06%) Analytics
10 4 (6.06%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.06%) Use Case
10 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ACCA
2 2 (3.03%) APMP
2 2 (3.03%) CIMA
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.27%) PMO
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) GDPR
3 1 (1.52%) GxP
3 1 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) OpenText
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Workday
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.52%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.52%) Siebel
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter