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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Administrator
Rank 497 477 476
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 79 89 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 44 20
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£160 £150 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £113 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £135 £163
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Average hourly rate £11.69 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.21% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £14.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £44.08 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.69 £18.75 £11.88
% change year-on-year
-37.66% +57.89%

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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
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 27 February 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 -32 72 £168 +12.00% 12
South East -33 22 £168 +24.44% 4
London -20 19 £155 -16.21% 3
North West -5 11 £170 -47.69% 1
Berkshire -4 9 £180 +44.00%
City of London +14 7 £148 -20.27% 2
Scotland +1 6 £93 -71.26%
South West -16 6 £135 -12.90% 2
Yorkshire -17 6 £180 +44.00%
Cheshire - 5 £425 - 1
East of England +2 4 £160 +42.22%
Hampshire -13 4 £228 -37.32% 1
Southampton - 4 £228 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £93 -
Wiltshire 0 2 £135 -15.62% 1
West Midlands -12 2 £185 +35.77% 2
Leeds -14 2 £180 +44.00%
West Yorkshire -21 2 £180 +44.00%
Chester - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -14 1 £163 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £95 -
Bradford - 1 £180 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Trowbridge - - - - 1
Winchester - - - -
Woking - - - - 1

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 50 (35.46%) MS Office
3 47 (33.33%) Finance
4 45 (31.91%) Microsoft
5 39 (27.66%) Project Management
6 24 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 23 (16.31%) Telecoms
8 16 (11.35%) MS Project
9 14 (9.93%) SharePoint
10 13 (9.22%) SAP
10 13 (9.22%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (5.67%) Cisco
12 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (4.96%) Security Cleared
13 7 (4.96%) Data Entry
13 7 (4.96%) Document Management
14 6 (4.26%) Banking
14 6 (4.26%) Degree
14 6 (4.26%) Logistics
14 6 (4.26%) Windows
14 6 (4.26%) Workflow
15 5 (3.55%) Change Management
15 5 (3.55%) Retail
16 4 (2.84%) Resource Management
16 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
16 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
16 4 (2.84%) Firewall
16 4 (2.84%) Quality Management
16 4 (2.84%) HND

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) eRoom
2 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 57 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 50 (35.46%) MS Office
3 24 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (11.35%) MS Project
5 9 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.71%) LAN
2 1 (0.71%) WAN
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
General
1 47 (33.33%) Finance
2 23 (16.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.26%) Banking
4 5 (3.55%) Retail
5 3 (2.13%) Billing
6 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Law
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.13%) Smartphone
2 3 (2.13%) NHS
2 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.42%) Smartcard
3 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
4 1 (0.71%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Project Management
2 13 (9.22%) PRINCE2
3 7 (4.96%) Document Management
3 7 (4.96%) Data Entry
4 6 (4.26%) Logistics
4 6 (4.26%) Workflow
5 5 (3.55%) Change Management
6 4 (2.84%) Quality Management
6 4 (2.84%) Resource Management
6 4 (2.84%) Cyber Security
7 3 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.13%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (2.13%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.13%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.13%) ERP
7 3 (2.13%) Risk Management
7 3 (2.13%) Migration
8 2 (1.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.42%) Validation
8 2 (1.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.13%) SQL
2 2 (1.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.26%) Degree
3 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.84%) HND
3 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.71%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.22%) SAP
3 8 (5.67%) Cisco
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle
5 2 (1.42%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.42%) BMC
5 2 (1.42%) Remedy
5 2 (1.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.71%) Lotus
6 1 (0.71%) Sage
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