Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was £283 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 October 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 Officer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 180 208
Rank change year-on-year -15 +28 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 9 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £283 £248 £139
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.14% +78.06% -40.53%
10th Percentile £212 £199 £100
90th Percentile £295 £338 £190
England median daily rate £262 £275 £228
% change year-on-year -4.64% +20.88% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,735 4,118 5,409
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 97.03% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,155 2,699 3,517
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £550 £545 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 126 188
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.10 £13.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.93% +1.02% +3.89%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.29 £9.24
90th Percentile £41.50 £24.75 £29.35
England median hourly rate £18.18 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.77% +1.08% +4.11%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Yorkshire

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Officer in Yorkshire

Project Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Officer in Yorkshire

Project Officer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
South Yorkshire - 6 £290 -
West Yorkshire -14 3 £225 -9.09% 1
Project Officer
England

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Project Officer 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 Yorkshire region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) PMO
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PMO