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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 543 499 503
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 46 61 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.13% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.50% 0.72% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 20
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£393 £375 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £506 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £440
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.61
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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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9244 8516 8147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.29% 18.00% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6073 5301 4679
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 366 424
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.21 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +32 25 £400 +3.22% 2
South East -61 14 £348 +5.30% 5
East of England - 3 £300 - 1
South West -34 2 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £499 -
North West - - - -
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MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 89 (79.46%) MS Project
2 72 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 57 (50.89%) MS Excel
4 43 (38.39%) Project Management
5 37 (33.04%) SharePoint
5 37 (33.04%) PRINCE2
6 36 (32.14%) Project Planning
7 31 (27.68%) Finance
8 28 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 25 (22.32%) Change Management
10 22 (19.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 20 (17.86%) SAP
11 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
12 19 (16.96%) MS Office
13 18 (16.07%) Windows
14 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2010
15 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
16 14 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (12.50%) Coaching
17 13 (11.61%) Risk Assessment
17 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
19 11 (9.82%) PMI
19 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
20 10 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
20 10 (8.93%) Earned Value Management
20 10 (8.93%) Portfolio Management
20 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
21 9 (8.04%) QA

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 37 (33.04%) SharePoint
2 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.46%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 89 (79.46%) MS Project
2 57 (50.89%) MS Excel
3 22 (19.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (16.96%) MS Office
5 8 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.89%) Changepoint
1 1 (0.89%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.89%) DHCP
2 1 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) PPP
2 1 (0.89%) DNS
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) Extranet
2 1 (0.89%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.89%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.04%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.36%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Banking
6 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.89%) Law
8 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 16 (14.29%) Analyst
3 10 (8.93%) Consultant
3 10 (8.93%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (6.25%) Project Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) Server Specialist
5 6 (5.36%) Planning Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Project Planner
6 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Specialist
6 5 (4.46%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (3.57%) PMO Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Programme Office Support
7 4 (3.57%) SAP Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) Programme Planner
7 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.68%) Report Analyst
8 3 (2.68%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) .NET
2 7 (6.25%) Web Services
3 4 (3.57%) WCF
4 3 (2.68%) XSLT
4 3 (2.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (1.79%) XML
5 2 (1.79%) CSS
6 1 (0.89%) COM
6 1 (0.89%) HTML
6 1 (0.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) PMI
2 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (0.89%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.89%) Equities
5 1 (0.89%) GIS
5 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.89%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.07%) Windows
2 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.39%) Project Management
2 37 (33.04%) PRINCE2
3 36 (32.14%) Project Planning
4 25 (22.32%) Change Management
5 14 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.50%) Coaching
6 13 (11.61%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.93%) Earned Value Management
8 10 (8.93%) Portfolio Management
8 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
10 8 (7.14%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.14%) ITIL
11 6 (5.36%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.36%) Validation
12 5 (4.46%) ERP
12 5 (4.46%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.14%) C#
2 5 (4.46%) VBA
2 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) SQL
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) Java
5 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.25%) Degree
5 6 (5.36%) APMP
5 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.46%) ISEB
6 5 (4.46%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.68%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.89%) MCSE
10 1 (0.89%) HNC
10 1 (0.89%) HND
10 1 (0.89%) PMP
10 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.89%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
1 9 (8.04%) P3O
2 5 (4.46%) SLA
3 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.89%) COREP
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.86%) SAP
3 8 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (3.57%) Primavera
5 3 (2.68%) Adobe
5 3 (2.68%) Tableau
5 3 (2.68%) Planview
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle
6 2 (1.79%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Capita
7 1 (0.89%) Riverbed
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