The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 195 216 219
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.041% 0.064%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
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£425 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -5.74%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
996 1187 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.12% 16.38% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 801 942
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 49
Average hourly rate £17.87 £23.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.97% +6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £126.00 £59.00 £50.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) DAO
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle