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 20 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Administrator
Rank 543 510 510
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 86 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 43 45
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£175 £175 £175
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £112 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £333 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £138 £170
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.60 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.30 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.10 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.00%

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
52873 48864 52221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.73% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32949 29518 29383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2105 2573
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 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
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 20 October 2014.

Project Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Administrator
Top 26 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 20 October 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
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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 -14 79 £180 -4.00% 5
South East +6 31 £175 -22.22% 1
London 0 22 £225 +12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 8 £185 -
South West -28 7 £147 +26.29% 1
Wiltshire -6 5 £147 +30.80%
North West -8 4 £170 +51.11%
West Midlands -18 3 £165 -14.83%
Cheshire - 3 £180 -
City of London +18 2 £238 +69.64%
Birmingham - 1 £225 -
Camberley - - - -
Corsham - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Luton - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 79 (48.47%) MS Excel
2 59 (36.20%) Microsoft
3 52 (31.90%) MS Office
4 45 (27.61%) Project Management
5 44 (26.99%) Finance
6 34 (20.86%) MS Project
7 33 (20.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (14.11%) PRINCE2
8 23 (14.11%) Telecoms
9 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
10 14 (8.59%) Programme Management
10 14 (8.59%) ERP
11 13 (7.98%) MS Visio
12 11 (6.75%) Project Planning
13 10 (6.13%) Banking
13 10 (6.13%) Windows
14 8 (4.91%) Cisco
14 8 (4.91%) Degree
14 8 (4.91%) Windows 7
14 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (4.29%) Resource Management
15 7 (4.29%) SAP
16 6 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (3.68%) Spreadsheet
16 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
16 6 (3.68%) Security Cleared
17 5 (3.07%) Document Management
17 5 (3.07%) Change Management
17 5 (3.07%) Migration
17 5 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.84%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 79 (48.47%) MS Excel
2 52 (31.90%) MS Office
3 34 (20.86%) MS Project
4 33 (20.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (7.98%) MS Visio
6 6 (3.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Intranet
1 1 (0.61%) Firewall
1 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) JIRA
1 1 (0.61%) Yeoman
General
1 44 (26.99%) Finance
2 23 (14.11%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.13%) Banking
4 4 (2.45%) Billing
4 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.84%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
6 2 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.61%) Local Government
7 1 (0.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.84%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.23%) E-Learning
3 2 (1.23%) NHS
3 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.23%) User Experience
4 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.61%) Derivative
4 1 (0.61%) Statistics
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.61%) Telematics
4 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.13%) Windows
2 8 (4.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.61%) Project Management
2 23 (14.11%) PRINCE2
3 14 (8.59%) ERP
3 14 (8.59%) Programme Management
4 11 (6.75%) Project Planning
5 7 (4.29%) Resource Management
6 5 (3.07%) Document Management
6 5 (3.07%) Migration
6 5 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (3.07%) Change Management
6 5 (3.07%) Data Entry
7 4 (2.45%) Cyber Security
7 4 (2.45%) Workflow
7 4 (2.45%) Quality Management
7 4 (2.45%) Logistics
8 3 (1.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (1.84%) PRINCE
8 3 (1.84%) Change Control
9 2 (1.23%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (1.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.91%) Degree
2 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.45%) HND
4 2 (1.23%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) BS25999
2 1 (0.61%) EMIR
2 1 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.61%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (36.20%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.91%) Cisco
3 7 (4.29%) SAP
4 5 (3.07%) Oracle
5 4 (2.45%) Lotus
6 1 (0.61%) Sage
6 1 (0.61%) Remedy
6 1 (0.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) Google
6 1 (0.61%) Planview
6 1 (0.61%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.61%) Citrix
6 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
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