The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 568 567 491
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -76
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 28 26 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.055% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.30% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 53
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £267 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £970 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
MS Project Server
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8572 8583 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.17% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5602 5374 4918
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 300 304
Average hourly rate £19.96 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 14 £457 +14.12%
East of England +7 7 £525 +75.00%
South East +15 5 £375 +0.67% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
MS Project Server
UK

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 61 (93.85%) MS Project
2 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
5 23 (35.38%) Finance
6 22 (33.85%) JIRA
7 21 (32.31%) PRINCE2
7 21 (32.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (30.77%) Change Management
9 19 (29.23%) Project Management
10 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
12 10 (15.38%) Programme Management
13 9 (13.85%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (13.85%) MS Office
14 8 (12.31%) Time Management
14 8 (12.31%) Project Planning
15 7 (10.77%) SAP
15 7 (10.77%) Degree
16 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
16 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
16 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
16 6 (9.23%) Migration
17 5 (7.69%) Billing
17 5 (7.69%) Validation
17 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
17 5 (7.69%) PMI
17 5 (7.69%) SDLC
18 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) Confluence
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (93.85%) MS Project
2 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
3 9 (13.85%) MS Office
3 9 (13.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.08%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) JIRA
2 21 (32.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.15%) Artifactory
3 4 (6.15%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (6.15%) Subversion
3 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Billing
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 11 (16.92%) Digital Project Manager
3 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) PMO Planner
4 8 (12.31%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (9.23%) IT Manager
6 6 (9.23%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Transformation Manager
7 5 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Senior IT Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Transformation Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Billing Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Billing Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Head of Development
10 2 (3.08%) IT Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) jQuery
2 1 (1.54%) WCF
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) PMI
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Life Science
4 2 (3.08%) AS400
4 2 (3.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) PRINCE2
3 20 (30.77%) Change Management
4 19 (29.23%) Project Management
5 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 8 (12.31%) Project Planning
7 8 (12.31%) Time Management
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.23%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.69%) SDLC
9 5 (7.69%) Validation
10 4 (6.15%) Dependency Management
11 3 (4.62%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (4.62%) Information Security
11 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.62%) Performance Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) C#
2 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.08%) VB
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) APMP
3 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) P3O
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.15%) Black Duck
3 4 (6.15%) Coverity
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Planview