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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Administrator
Rank 573 529 514
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 52 87 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 46
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£168 £180 £156
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £115 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £410 £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £175 £113
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £18.00 £16.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +7.14%

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
55081 52161 48911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.78% 92.21% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35197 31609 29039
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2038 2020 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 -48 45 £165 -8.33% 4
South East -45 20 £170 -2.85% 1
London -9 9 £190 -7.31% 2
Hampshire +1 7 £180 +12.50% 1
Berkshire -15 7 £163 -9.72%
Yorkshire -29 6 £119 +3.26%
West Yorkshire -25 4 £119 +3.26%
Scotland -4 3 £250 -
Surrey -7 3 £175 -
Reading -13 3 £164 -18.25%
Edinburgh -15 3 £250 -
Leeds -26 3 £113 -2.17%
Bracknell - 3 £163 -
Winchester - 3 £180 - 1
West Midlands +1 2 £105 -53.33% 1
East Midlands -11 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £125 -32.43%
North West -20 2 £160 -60.97%
North East - 2 £90 -
East of England - 2 £110 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £90 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £90 -
Weybridge - 2 £175 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
City of London +1 1 £160 -15.78%
Basingstoke -1 1 - -
Liverpool -4 1 £120 -70.73%
Merseyside -6 1 £120 -70.73%
Manchester -10 1 £200 -51.21%
South Yorkshire -11 1 £113 -13.46%

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 57 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 43 (37.72%) MS Office
3 37 (32.46%) Microsoft
4 29 (25.44%) SharePoint
5 28 (24.56%) Finance
6 27 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 26 (22.81%) Project Management
8 22 (19.30%) MS Project
9 12 (10.53%) MS Visio
9 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.77%) Migration
11 9 (7.89%) Data Entry
12 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
13 7 (6.14%) Windows
13 7 (6.14%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (5.26%) Workflow
15 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
15 5 (4.39%) SAP
15 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (4.39%) Project Planning
15 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
15 5 (4.39%) Banking
15 5 (4.39%) Data Analysis
15 5 (4.39%) Workflow Management
16 4 (3.51%) Statistics
16 4 (3.51%) Time Management
16 4 (3.51%) Change Control
16 4 (3.51%) Email Migration

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 29 (25.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) LiveLink
2 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 57 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 43 (37.72%) MS Office
3 27 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (19.30%) MS Project
5 12 (10.53%) MS Visio
6 7 (6.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.88%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.88%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.88%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
General
1 28 (24.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Banking
2 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Statistics
3 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.81%) Project Management
2 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 10 (8.77%) Migration
4 9 (7.89%) Data Entry
5 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
6 6 (5.26%) Workflow
7 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.39%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.39%) Workflow Management
7 5 (4.39%) Project Planning
7 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.51%) Change Control
8 4 (3.51%) Time Management
8 4 (3.51%) Email Migration
8 4 (3.51%) Change Management
8 4 (3.51%) ERP
8 4 (3.51%) PRINCE
8 4 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.63%) Process Management
9 3 (2.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) C
2 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PMP
4 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.88%) CISA
4 1 (0.88%) CISM
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (32.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) SAP
3 3 (2.63%) EMC
4 1 (0.88%) BT
4 1 (0.88%) Google
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe
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