The median contractor rate for a Project Support Officer was £245 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 Support Officer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 125 114
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £245 £100 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +145.00% -69.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £100 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £135 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £243 £230 £250
% change year-on-year +5.43% -8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -52.72% +77.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1422 1958 2015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.60% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 4897 5500
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 124 252
Median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.51% -2.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.84 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Project Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Project Support Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Support Officer in West Yorkshire

Project Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Support Officer in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Support Officer in West Yorkshire

Project Support Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Support Officer in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Support Officer in West Yorkshire

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Project Support Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Project Support Officer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) PMO

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO