The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Administrator
Rank 501 495 493
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 87 68 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 58
Average daily rate
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£188 £175 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £100 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £250 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £145 £165
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.58 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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 -7 81 £190 +8.57% 8
South East +6 36 £160 -25.58% 4
Berkshire +15 19 £200 +10.34%
London +15 18 £210 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -15 9 £225 +125.00%
Reading - 8 £200 -
Milton Keynes +8 7 £158 - 2
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £158 - 3
City of London +14 6 £190 -5.00%
South West -17 6 £180 +69.41%
Surrey +3 5 £125 -
East of England -14 5 £158 -
North West +3 4 £410 +134.28%
Yorkshire +7 3 £115 +2.22% 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £115 - 1
Leeds - 3 £115 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £170 -
Cheshire +4 2 £410 +134.28%
Luton - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £180 -
Birmingham -5 1 £225 -
Manchester -7 1 £410 -
Warrington - 1 £410 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £145 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £125 -
Scotland - - - -
Devon - - - -
Essex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -

Project Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 59 (39.33%) MS Excel
2 42 (28.00%) MS Office
3 40 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 38 (25.33%) Project Management
5 35 (23.33%) Finance
5 35 (23.33%) MS Project
6 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
7 25 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2
9 16 (10.67%) Telecoms
10 14 (9.33%) ERP
11 12 (8.00%) Project Planning
12 11 (7.33%) MS Visio
13 10 (6.67%) Windows
13 10 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
14 9 (6.00%) Banking
15 8 (5.33%) Programme Management
15 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
15 8 (5.33%) Windows 7
15 8 (5.33%) Degree
16 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
16 7 (4.67%) SAP
17 6 (4.00%) Migration
17 6 (4.00%) Time Management
18 5 (3.33%) Document Management
18 5 (3.33%) Data Entry
19 4 (2.67%) Billing
19 4 (2.67%) Logistics
19 4 (2.67%) MS Project Server
19 4 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management

Project Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.67%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (39.33%) MS Excel
2 42 (28.00%) MS Office
3 35 (23.33%) MS Project
4 25 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (7.33%) MS Visio
6 10 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) Intranet
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) 3G
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.67%) DSL
2 1 (0.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) OLAP
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 35 (23.33%) Finance
2 16 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.67%) Billing
4 4 (2.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.33%) Local Government
5 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.33%) Automotive
5 2 (1.33%) Law
5 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.00%) NHS
2 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.33%) Derivative
3 1 (0.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (0.67%) PMI
3 1 (0.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.67%) Windows
2 8 (5.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.33%) Project Management
2 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (9.33%) ERP
4 12 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (5.33%) Programme Management
6 6 (4.00%) Migration
6 6 (4.00%) Time Management
7 5 (3.33%) Document Management
7 5 (3.33%) Data Entry
8 4 (2.67%) Logistics
8 4 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (2.67%) PRINCE
9 3 (2.00%) ITIL
9 3 (2.00%) Workflow
9 3 (2.00%) Service Management
9 3 (2.00%) Change Management
9 3 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.00%) Cyber Security
10 2 (1.33%) Change Control
10 2 (1.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.33%) Lingo
1 2 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
1 8 (5.33%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.00%) HND
3 3 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) ECDL
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) EMIR
1 2 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.67%) SAP
3 4 (2.67%) Lotus
4 3 (2.00%) Oracle
5 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy
6 1 (0.67%) Sun
6 1 (0.67%) HP
6 1 (0.67%) Citrix
6 1 (0.67%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco
6 1 (0.67%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) Planview
6 1 (0.67%) Guidewire
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £8 - £9 per hour + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago