Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Administrator was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Administrator
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 796 768 753
Rank change year-on-year -28 -15 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 63 86 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 62
England median daily rate £200 £170 £186
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.99% -8.99% +12.88%
10th Percentile £104 £116 £105
90th Percentile £368 £344 £293
UK median daily rate £200 £163 £185
% change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 14
England median hourly rate £13.66 £13.60 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.48% - -
10th Percentile £7.82 £12.79 £12.89
90th Percentile £17.38 £22.03 £18.88
UK median hourly rate £13.66 £13.60 £13.60
% change year-on-year +0.48% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89,336 89,721 93,327
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.90% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,706 59,749 61,434
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,749 2,665 3,016
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £18.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +3.00% +0.97%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

Project Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Project Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Project Administrator in England

Project Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Administrator in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Administrator in England

Project Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Administrator in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Administrator in England

Project Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Administrator in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Administrator in England

Project Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Administrator in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Administrator in England

Project Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 16 £218 +35.94%
South East -23 15 £190 +5.56%
Midlands -17 11 £358 +120.00%
North of England -27 8 £175 -4.11% 2
East of England -3 7 £225 +26.76%
South West -23 7 £155 -12.18%
West Midlands -23 7 £359 +120.77%
North West -11 6 £175 +26.13%
East Midlands +12 4 £101 -
Yorkshire -11 2 £170 -26.49% 2
Project Administrator
UK

Project Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Project Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Project Administrator in the job title.

1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (25.40%) Finance
4 13 (20.63%) Project Management
5 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.05%) PMO
6 10 (15.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (11.11%) Windows
8 6 (9.52%) SAP
8 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
8 6 (9.52%) Retail
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 6 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
11 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (4.76%) Marketing
11 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
11 3 (4.76%) FMCG
11 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (4.76%) Data Entry
11 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
11 3 (4.76%) Banking
11 3 (4.76%) Migration
11 3 (4.76%) Active Directory

Project Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (15.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
3 1 (1.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) FMCG
2 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) PMI
3 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Project Management
2 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
4 3 (4.76%) Data Entry
4 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.76%) Migration
4 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.17%) Change Control
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE
5 2 (3.17%) Project Governance
5 2 (3.17%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.17%) Statistics
5 2 (3.17%) Time Management
5 2 (3.17%) Workflow
5 2 (3.17%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (1.59%) Invoice Processing
6 1 (1.59%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) PMO
2 2 (3.17%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) HP