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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Administrator
Rank 554 538 506
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 72 74 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 42
Average daily rate £145 £173 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £97 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £224 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £136 £170 £133
% change year-on-year
-19.85% +28.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 13
Average hourly rate £15.25 £10.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.29 £9.10 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.96 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £10.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -34.84%

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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
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 10 February 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 0 70 £145 -19.44% 9
London +17 29 £181 -7.05% 3
South East +15 14 £130 -13.33% 2
East Midlands -11 8 £138 -27.63% 1
Berkshire +7 7 £123 -37.17%
West Midlands -7 6 £165 - 1
Yorkshire -21 6 £110 -38.88% 1
North West -25 4 £138 -25.67% 1
Hampshire +6 3 £135 -14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 3 £138 +5.76%
Coventry -6 3 £165 -
Derby - 3 - -
Derbyshire - 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 £100 -
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £100 -28.57%
Newbury +9 2 - -
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Slough +6 2 - -
East of England +1 2 - -
Scotland -8 2 - -
West Yorkshire -10 2 £149 -17.01%
Manchester -19 2 - - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £248 -
Worksop - 2 £138 -
York - 2 £100 -
Surrey - 2 £248 - 1
Southampton +18 1 £178 +54.34%
Bradford +6 1 £204 +13.19%
Milton Keynes -2 1 - -
South Yorkshire -10 1 - - 1

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 60 (46.51%) MS Excel
2 38 (29.46%) Finance
3 33 (25.58%) MS Office
4 29 (22.48%) Microsoft
4 29 (22.48%) Project Management
5 21 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (15.50%) SharePoint
7 15 (11.63%) MS Project
8 11 (8.53%) SAP
9 10 (7.75%) Data Entry
10 9 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (6.98%) Telecoms
10 9 (6.98%) Workflow
10 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.20%) MS Visio
11 8 (6.20%) Degree
11 8 (6.20%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.65%) MS Access
12 6 (4.65%) Logistics
13 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
13 5 (3.88%) Banking
13 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
13 5 (3.88%) Windows
13 5 (3.88%) E-business
13 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (3.88%) Guidewire
14 4 (3.10%) Change Management
14 4 (3.10%) Time Management
15 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 20 (15.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 60 (46.51%) MS Excel
2 33 (25.58%) MS Office
3 21 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (11.63%) MS Project
5 9 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (6.20%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Internet
1 3 (2.33%) Intranet
2 2 (1.55%) 3G
2 2 (1.55%) Wireless
3 1 (0.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (29.46%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.88%) Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Billing
5 2 (1.55%) Automotive
5 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.55%) FMCG
3 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (1.55%) NHS
4 1 (0.78%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.78%) Economics
4 1 (0.78%) Statistics
4 1 (0.78%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) Project Management
2 10 (7.75%) Data Entry
3 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
3 9 (6.98%) Workflow
4 8 (6.20%) Data Analysis
5 6 (4.65%) Logistics
6 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
6 5 (3.88%) E-business
7 4 (3.10%) Change Management
7 4 (3.10%) Time Management
8 3 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (2.33%) Demand Management
8 3 (2.33%) ITIL
8 3 (2.33%) Migration
8 3 (2.33%) Project Planning
8 3 (2.33%) Quote-to-Cash
8 3 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.33%) Validation
9 2 (1.55%) CRM
9 2 (1.55%) Email Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) HND
3 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (22.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.53%) SAP
3 5 (3.88%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (1.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (1.55%) BT
5 2 (1.55%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.55%) Huawei
5 2 (1.55%) NetCracker
5 2 (1.55%) Nokia
5 2 (1.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (1.55%) Siemens
5 2 (1.55%) ZTE
6 1 (0.78%) ESRI
6 1 (0.78%) Remedy
6 1 (0.78%) Sage
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