Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 298 329
Rank change year-on-year -30 +31 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 53 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 31
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +29.03% -4.62%
10th Percentile £272 £311 £206
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
England median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £31.25 - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -24.44%

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 15,718 15,555 16,452
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.73% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,414 9,153 9,928
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £241 £235
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 688 634 742
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.63% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.39
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% -1.58% +5.67%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +8 26 £400 +1.27% 2
Surrey -46 18 £475 +11.76%
Berkshire +3 17 £463 +17.09% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 7 £363 -3.33%
Hampshire -16 5 £340 -24.44% 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £475 +90.00% 1
East Sussex -2 2 £569 +13.75%
Kent +10 1 - -
West Sussex -7 1 £395 -1.31%
Project Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Project Management
4 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
5 11 (20.75%) PMO
6 9 (16.98%) Degree
6 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
6 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (11.32%) Scrum
8 6 (11.32%) SAP
8 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (9.43%) Use Case
9 5 (9.43%) Project Governance
9 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.43%) Wireframes
10 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
10 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (7.55%) Change Management
10 4 (7.55%) OpenText
11 3 (5.66%) Migration
11 3 (5.66%) Workflow
11 3 (5.66%) SLA
11 3 (5.66%) Oracle
11 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (5.66%) Marketing
11 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 2 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) Documentum
1 2 (3.77%) Drupal
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Exstream
2 1 (1.89%) HFM
2 1 (1.89%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.89%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
1 1 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
1 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) EDMS
1 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) CSS
1 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) EDI
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) VLE
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.89%) Life Science
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Project Management
3 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
4 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Project Governance
6 5 (9.43%) Use Case
6 5 (9.43%) Wireframes
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.66%) Analytics
8 3 (5.66%) Document Management
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
9 2 (3.77%) Business Process Modelling
9 2 (3.77%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ACCA
2 2 (3.77%) APMP
2 2 (3.77%) CIMA
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) PMO
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) GxP
3 1 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
1 6 (11.32%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) OpenText
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Workday
4 2 (3.77%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.89%) Siebel
5 1 (1.89%) Xerox