The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 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 Essex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.26% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.96%
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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.12% 15.09% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 32
Average daily rate £335 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.89 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +6.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.09 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £32.50 £41.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MS Project Server
East of England

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) REST

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware