Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Administrator was £139 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 November 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 > North West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 213 234
Rank change year-on-year +21 +21 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Project Administrator 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
North West median daily rate £139 £101 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.04% -32.50% -63.41%
10th Percentile £132 £85 £126
90th Percentile £145 £263 £210
England median daily rate £173 £188 £165
% change year-on-year -8.10% +14.09% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
North West median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.60
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.89 £12.89
90th Percentile £14.30 £65.19 £14.30
England median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.60

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5370 6396 8118
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 94.45% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3393 4120 4854
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £588 £550 £568
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 229 401
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -25.58% +34.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.98 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.80 £50.08
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.48 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.81% +2.64% +9.09%

Project Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Administrator in the North West

Project Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Administrator in the North West

Project Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Administrator in the North West

Project Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Manchester +12 5 £140 +38.27%
Cheshire - 3 £138 -
Project Administrator
England

Project Administrator Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 North West region featuring Project Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) HND
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Data Entry
5 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) PMO
6 1 (12.50%) Capita
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio

Project Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (25.00%) Data Entry
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Capita