The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project Server over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 129 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 1 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% 0.40% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 2.81% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 16
Average daily rate - £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £328 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.91% -9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+53.06% +96.00%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
466 356 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.93% 14.35% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 161 175
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £33.95 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
MS Project Server
South East

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project Server across the Berkshire region.

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server across the Berkshire region.

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
MS Project Server
South East

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Project Server also 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 that cited MS Project Server.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Project
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) PMI
3 4 (66.67%) PMP
3 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Project Server also 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 that cited MS Project Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Project
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) PMP
1 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft