The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 372 377 354
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 14 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.11% 0.091%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £360 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
MS Project Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3875 4041 3743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.74% 18.49% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2718 2439
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 135
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £34.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in London

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project Server across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

MS Project Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
City of London +10 1 £375 -
MS Project Server
England

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 35 (87.50%) MS Project
2 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 23 (57.50%) PRINCE2
5 18 (45.00%) Project Planning
6 16 (40.00%) Finance
7 15 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (30.00%) Project Management
9 9 (22.50%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (20.00%) Change Management
11 7 (17.50%) MS Office
11 7 (17.50%) P3O
11 7 (17.50%) Earned Value Management
12 6 (15.00%) APMP
12 6 (15.00%) Coaching
12 6 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (12.50%) ISEB
13 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
14 4 (10.00%) Service Management
14 4 (10.00%) SAP
14 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
14 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (7.50%) QA
15 3 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
15 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
15 3 (7.50%) Change Control
15 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
15 3 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (87.50%) MS Project
2 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 15 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (17.50%) MS Office
5 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Project Planner
3 4 (10.00%) Programme Planner
3 4 (10.00%) Programme Office Support
3 4 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Project Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Support Officer
5 2 (5.00%) Planning Manager
6 1 (2.50%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Programme Planner
6 1 (2.50%) SAP Manager
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) COM
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.50%) PMI
2 2 (5.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Blog
3 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) PRINCE2
2 18 (45.00%) Project Planning
3 12 (30.00%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (20.00%) Change Management
6 7 (17.50%) Earned Value Management
7 6 (15.00%) Coaching
7 6 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (10.00%) Service Management
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (7.50%) Change Control
9 3 (7.50%) Critical Path Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
10 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.00%) ERP
10 2 (5.00%) UML
10 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.50%) R
1 1 (2.50%) C#
1 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) APMP
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) CAPM
6 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) P3O
2 3 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Planview
3 1 (2.50%) VMware