The median contractor rate for a Project Administrator was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 382 409 403
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 18 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 12
Median daily rate £313 £150 £211
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +108.33% -28.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £122 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £466 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £113 £125 £168
% change year-on-year -10.00% -25.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.23 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.38% +19.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +12.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18684 21436 20340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.00% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 15400 14048
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 285 370
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Project Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Project Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Administrator in London

Project Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Administrator in London

Project Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Administrator in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Administrator in London

Project Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Administrator in London

Project Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
City of London - 4 £313 -
Project Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the London region featuring Project Administrator in the job title.

1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (39.39%) Project Management
3 12 (36.36%) PMO
4 10 (30.30%) MS Office
5 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) B2C
6 5 (15.15%) Retail
6 5 (15.15%) QA
6 5 (15.15%) User Experience
6 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.15%) Service Design
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (12.12%) MS Project
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.06%) Banking
9 2 (6.06%) IBM
9 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (6.06%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
10 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
10 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 1 (3.03%) Programme Governance
10 1 (3.03%) Physical Data Model
10 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle
10 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com

Project Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (30.30%) MS Office
3 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (12.12%) MS Project
4 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
2 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) B2C
2 5 (15.15%) Service Design
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Information Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Governance
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) PMO
2 5 (15.15%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Netezza
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) SAP