The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Project Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Administrator
Rank 573 601 555
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 66 56 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.096% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 55
Median daily rate £180 £165 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £111 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £163 £175
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 11
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.55 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £62.22 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.70% -10.00%

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
50509 55363 53299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.95% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32914 35215 32203
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1615 2084 2078
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Project Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Project Administrator in the job title.

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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 58 £185 +12.67% 2
South East +9 22 £175 +2.94%
London -2 11 £254 +40.97% 2
Hampshire +15 9 £175 -2.77%
Berkshire +14 8 - -
Scotland +13 7 - -
North West +13 6 £184 +15.15%
Manchester +5 6 £184 -7.87%
South West - 6 £110 -
Reading +18 5 - -
Edinburgh +5 5 - -
West Midlands -23 5 £236 +124.76%
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £184 +47.00%
Derbyshire +5 3 £115 -
East Midlands +1 3 £115 -
Bracknell -2 3 - -
Salford - 3 £93 -
Bristol - 3 £110 -
Warwickshire - 3 £236 -
East of England +18 2 £180 +63.63%
Winchester +4 2 £144 -20.13%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £189 +59.15%
Yorkshire +2 2 £189 +59.15%
Derby +1 2 £115 -
Portsmouth -16 2 £196 -
Southampton - 2 £175 -
Havant - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £180 -
Glasgow - 2 - -

Project Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Project Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Project Administrator in the job title.

1 47 (39.17%) MS Excel
2 40 (33.33%) Project Management
3 36 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (26.67%) Finance
5 25 (20.83%) MS Office
5 25 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (14.17%) SharePoint
7 16 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
9 13 (10.83%) SAP
9 13 (10.83%) MS Project
10 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.83%) Migration
12 7 (5.83%) Data Entry
12 7 (5.83%) Workflow
13 6 (5.00%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (5.00%) Oracle
13 6 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (4.17%) Project Planning
14 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
14 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
15 4 (3.33%) Change Management
15 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
15 4 (3.33%) CRM
15 4 (3.33%) ITIL
15 4 (3.33%) Degree

Project Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (39.17%) MS Excel
2 25 (20.83%) MS Office
2 25 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (10.83%) MS Project
4 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.83%) NAS
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 32 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.67%) NHS
4 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.83%) FMCG
4 1 (0.83%) Life Science
4 1 (0.83%) Statistics
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
4 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) Project Management
2 16 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (5.83%) Data Entry
4 7 (5.83%) Migration
4 7 (5.83%) Workflow
5 6 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.33%) Change Management
7 4 (3.33%) CRM
7 4 (3.33%) ITIL
7 4 (3.33%) Logistics
7 4 (3.33%) Programme Governance
8 3 (2.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (2.50%) Business Development
8 3 (2.50%) Document Management
8 3 (2.50%) ITSM
8 3 (2.50%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.50%) C
2 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (1.67%) HND
5 1 (0.83%) APMP
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) SAP
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle
4 3 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (0.83%) Apple
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) Google
5 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.83%) VMware