The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Administrator
Rank 525 496 486
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 78 56 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 56
Average daily rate £175 £150 £164
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £103 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £134 £138
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £36.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.60 £12.63
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.19%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

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 16 April 2014.

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
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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -17 75 £168 +8.06% 8
South East -4 26 £220 +54.38% 2
London -27 22 £185 -15.90% 5
East of England -28 8 £113 -51.61%
City of London -9 6 £180 +2.85% 1
Surrey -10 6 £288 - 1
Yorkshire -13 6 £115 +4.54%
Hampshire +1 5 £292 +45.75% 1
West Yorkshire -13 5 £115 +4.54%
Leeds -14 5 £115 -
North West -23 4 £230 +148.64%
Bedfordshire -17 3 £109 -30.95%
Manchester -18 2 £325 -
Cambridgeshire -13 1 - -
South West -17 1 £210 +54.12% 1
Essex - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £220 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Chatham - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Kent - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 56 (37.58%) MS Excel
2 47 (31.54%) MS Office
2 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
3 35 (23.49%) Finance
4 29 (19.46%) MS Project
5 26 (17.45%) Project Management
6 19 (12.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (11.41%) SharePoint
7 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
8 14 (9.40%) Telecoms
9 13 (8.72%) Windows
10 12 (8.05%) MS Visio
10 12 (8.05%) Security Cleared
10 12 (8.05%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (8.05%) Migration
11 11 (7.38%) Windows 7
12 10 (6.71%) Project Planning
12 10 (6.71%) Banking
13 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
13 8 (5.37%) Service Management
13 8 (5.37%) ITIL
14 7 (4.70%) SAP
14 7 (4.70%) Service Delivery
15 6 (4.03%) Financial Institution
15 6 (4.03%) Time Management
15 6 (4.03%) Programme Management
16 5 (3.36%) Investment Banking
16 5 (3.36%) Logistics
16 5 (3.36%) Validation
16 5 (3.36%) DV Cleared

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (11.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (2.68%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.67%) nginx
3 1 (0.67%) Apache
3 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (37.58%) MS Excel
2 47 (31.54%) MS Office
3 29 (19.46%) MS Project
4 19 (12.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (8.05%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (8.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) 3G
2 1 (0.67%) DSL
2 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.67%) 4G
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) OLAP
2 3 (2.01%) MS Access
General
1 35 (23.49%) Finance
2 14 (9.40%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.71%) Banking
4 6 (4.03%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.01%) Retail
6 3 (2.01%) Marketing
6 3 (2.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.34%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) German Language
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.36%) Hedge funds
2 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.34%) PMI
3 2 (1.34%) NHS
3 2 (1.34%) Smartcard
3 2 (1.34%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (1.34%) Informatics
3 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.67%) Open Source
4 1 (0.67%) Derivative
4 1 (0.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.72%) Windows
2 11 (7.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) CentOS
3 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.45%) Project Management
2 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
3 12 (8.05%) Migration
4 10 (6.71%) Project Planning
5 8 (5.37%) Service Management
5 8 (5.37%) ITIL
6 7 (4.70%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.03%) Time Management
7 6 (4.03%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.36%) Logistics
8 5 (3.36%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.36%) Validation
8 5 (3.36%) ERP
9 4 (2.68%) PRINCE
9 4 (2.68%) Change Management
9 4 (2.68%) Data Management
9 4 (2.68%) Data Analysis
9 4 (2.68%) Change Control
10 3 (2.01%) Document Management
10 3 (2.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.01%) C
2 2 (1.34%) Lingo
3 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.01%) Degree
5 2 (1.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) EMIR
2 1 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.70%) SAP
3 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.34%) Remedy
4 2 (1.34%) Sun
4 2 (1.34%) HP
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco
North West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: Depending on Experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Hook
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £290 - £296 per day
Posted: 23 days ago