The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 17 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 England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 478 477 484
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 79 45 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.89% 0.60% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 16 43
Average daily rate £395 £358 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £308 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £513 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.06% +96.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+53.06% +96.00%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8844 7556 9097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.22% 17.50% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4337 5046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 391 415
Average hourly rate £18.10 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MS Project Server
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MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in England

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project Server across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Project Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 17 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
London -16 32 £400 -15.78% 9
South East -16 22 £340 +0.74% 2
South West -9 17 £406 +11.30%
East of England - 5 £285 -
North West -18 2 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 121 (81.76%) MS Project
2 108 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 91 (61.49%) SharePoint
4 66 (44.59%) Project Management
5 52 (35.14%) Security Cleared
6 50 (33.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 50 (33.78%) MS Excel
7 42 (28.38%) PRINCE2
8 35 (23.65%) .NET
9 34 (22.97%) MS Office
9 34 (22.97%) SC Cleared
10 32 (21.62%) PowerShell
10 32 (21.62%) SharePoint Server
11 30 (20.27%) C#
12 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
13 25 (16.89%) Visual Studio
14 24 (16.22%) Project Planning
15 21 (14.19%) PMI Certification
16 20 (13.51%) Programme Management
17 19 (12.84%) SQL
17 19 (12.84%) Windows
17 19 (12.84%) DV Cleared
18 18 (12.16%) Workflow
19 17 (11.49%) ITIL
20 16 (10.81%) Change Management
20 16 (10.81%) Change Control
21 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 15 (10.14%) Risk Management
21 15 (10.14%) Finance

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 91 (61.49%) SharePoint
2 50 (33.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 32 (21.62%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (8.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 121 (81.76%) MS Project
2 50 (33.78%) MS Excel
3 34 (22.97%) MS Office
4 14 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (5.41%) InfoPath
5 8 (5.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Summit
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Intranet
2 6 (4.05%) Internet
3 5 (3.38%) SAN
4 3 (2.03%) Extranet
5 2 (1.35%) Firewall
5 2 (1.35%) NAS
5 2 (1.35%) IPv4
5 2 (1.35%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (5.41%) OLAP
6 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.35%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (10.14%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.70%) Law
3 4 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (20.27%) Analyst
2 24 (16.22%) Developer
3 21 (14.19%) SharePoint Developer
4 15 (10.14%) Project Manager
5 14 (9.46%) PMO Analyst
6 9 (6.08%) Project Engineer
6 9 (6.08%) Server Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Administrator
7 8 (5.41%) Project Planner
8 7 (4.73%) Architect
9 6 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) SharePoint Architect
10 5 (3.38%) Server Specialist
11 4 (2.70%) Consultant
11 4 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.70%) Project Administrator
12 3 (2.03%) Technical Architect
12 3 (2.03%) Programmer
12 3 (2.03%) Senior Programmer
12 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.65%) .NET
2 13 (8.78%) XML
3 10 (6.76%) Web Services
4 9 (6.08%) HTML
4 9 (6.08%) CSS
5 8 (5.41%) WCF
6 7 (4.73%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 6 (4.05%) XSLT
7 6 (4.05%) jQuery
8 5 (3.38%) WF
8 5 (3.38%) LINQ
8 5 (3.38%) Ajax
8 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.70%) NHibernate
9 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.35%) SOAP
11 2 (1.35%) REST
11 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.68%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) PMI
2 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 4 (2.70%) Taxonomies
3 3 (2.03%) Replication
3 3 (2.03%) iSeries
4 2 (1.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.68%) Blog
5 1 (0.68%) Social Network
5 1 (0.68%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.84%) Windows
2 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.03%) Solaris
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.59%) Project Management
2 42 (28.38%) PRINCE2
3 24 (16.22%) Project Planning
4 20 (13.51%) Programme Management
5 18 (12.16%) Workflow
6 17 (11.49%) ITIL
7 16 (10.81%) Change Management
7 16 (10.81%) Change Control
8 15 (10.14%) Risk Management
9 14 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (9.46%) OO
9 14 (9.46%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (8.11%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.43%) MVC
12 10 (6.76%) Dependency Management
13 9 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.08%) Migration
14 8 (5.41%) OOP
15 7 (4.73%) Earned Value Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 30 (20.27%) C#
3 19 (12.84%) SQL
4 9 (6.08%) Java
5 8 (5.41%) VB
6 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.03%) C
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 34 (22.97%) SC Cleared
3 21 (14.19%) PMI Certification
4 19 (12.84%) DV Cleared
5 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (8.78%) PMP
7 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (5.41%) Degree
9 5 (3.38%) MCTS
10 3 (2.03%) ISEB
10 3 (2.03%) MCP
11 2 (1.35%) MCSE
11 2 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) SLA
1 13 (8.78%) QA
2 6 (4.05%) P3O
3 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 108 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.41%) VMware
3 5 (3.38%) HP
4 4 (2.70%) SAP
5 3 (2.03%) Citrix
6 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) Primavera
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle
7 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.68%) Planview
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