The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Administrator
Rank 601 565 553
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 57 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 32
Average daily rate £138 £165 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.79% -1.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £113 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £248 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £165 £135
% change year-on-year
-18.30% +22.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £13.60 £17.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.80 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -7.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Project Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Administrator within the UK.

Project Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Project Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Project Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Administrator
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -38 54 £138 -19.82% 2
South East -24 13 £138 -16.79% 1
London -8 11 £150 -17.24%
West Midlands -2 9 £185 +2.77%
East Midlands +9 8 £113 -
Derbyshire +15 7 £112 -
Berkshire +9 7 £140 -15.15% 1
Derby - 6 £113 -
North West -9 5 £125 -32.43%
Yorkshire -1 4 £200 +28.51%
West Yorkshire +1 3 £200 +11.11%
Reading -16 3 £200 +21.21%
Birmingham - 3 £225 -
Bradford +20 2 £202 +12.15%
Hampshire -5 2 £124 -45.60%
Manchester -12 2 £84 -43.52%
Scotland -17 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £150 -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £100 -9.09%
Northamptonshire +9 1 £263 +133.33%
Northampton +8 1 £263 +133.33%
South West +7 1 £125 - 1
Basingstoke -5 1 £135 +5.88%
Cheshire -5 1 £190 -5.47%
Leeds -7 1 £95 -47.22%
Salford -8 1 £84 -25.33%
Solihull -12 1 £185 +5.71%
Edinburgh -12 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Wednesbury - 1 £158 -

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Administrator in their job title.

1 51 (41.13%) MS Excel
2 36 (29.03%) Project Management
3 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
4 27 (21.77%) Finance
5 24 (19.35%) MS Office
6 19 (15.32%) SharePoint
7 14 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 12 (9.68%) SAP
9 11 (8.87%) MS Project
9 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
10 10 (8.06%) Logistics
11 8 (6.45%) MS Visio
11 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (5.65%) MS Access
13 6 (4.84%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (4.84%) CRM
13 6 (4.84%) Workflow
14 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
14 5 (4.03%) Migration
14 5 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (4.03%) ITIL
14 5 (4.03%) Time Management
14 5 (4.03%) Degree
15 4 (3.23%) Project Planning
15 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
15 4 (3.23%) Guidewire
16 3 (2.42%) Service Management

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (15.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (41.13%) MS Excel
2 24 (19.35%) MS Office
3 14 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (8.87%) MS Project
5 8 (6.45%) MS Visio
6 6 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) 3G
1 2 (1.61%) Wireless
2 1 (0.81%) Extranet
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (21.77%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Banking
2 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.61%) Billing
3 2 (1.61%) Legal
3 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.61%) FMCG
3 2 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (1.61%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.61%) NHS
3 2 (1.61%) Statistics
4 1 (0.81%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.81%) Life Science
4 1 (0.81%) STB
4 1 (0.81%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) Project Management
2 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
3 10 (8.06%) Logistics
4 6 (4.84%) CRM
4 6 (4.84%) Data Analysis
4 6 (4.84%) Workflow
5 5 (4.03%) ITIL
5 5 (4.03%) Migration
5 5 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.03%) Time Management
6 4 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.42%) Business Development
7 3 (2.42%) Data Entry
7 3 (2.42%) E-business
7 3 (2.42%) ITSM
7 3 (2.42%) Resource Management
7 3 (2.42%) Risk Management
7 3 (2.42%) Service Management
7 3 (2.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (2.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.68%) SAP
3 4 (3.23%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (1.61%) Arqiva
4 2 (1.61%) BT
4 2 (1.61%) Ericsson
4 2 (1.61%) Huawei
4 2 (1.61%) NetCracker
4 2 (1.61%) Nokia
4 2 (1.61%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (1.61%) Siemens
4 2 (1.61%) Telindus
4 2 (1.61%) Virgin Media
4 2 (1.61%) ZTE
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco
5 1 (0.81%) ESRI
5 1 (0.81%) Google
5 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
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