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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 391 405 398
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 33 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.063% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 14
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£425 £420 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £371 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £436 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- -5.74%
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
4465 4569 4764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.66% 18.00% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2922 2979 3119
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 111 174
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £59.00 £41.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
City of London +22 2 £425 +3.03%
Dagenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
MS Project Server
England

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 49 (89.09%) MS Project
2 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
3 23 (41.82%) MS Excel
4 21 (38.18%) Project Management
4 21 (38.18%) Change Management
5 20 (36.36%) SAP
6 19 (34.55%) SharePoint
6 19 (34.55%) Project Planning
7 16 (29.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (23.64%) Degree
10 12 (21.82%) MS Office
11 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
14 8 (14.55%) Performance Management
14 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
15 7 (12.73%) SQL
15 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
15 7 (12.73%) Document Management
16 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (10.91%) Taxonomies
16 6 (10.91%) Metadata Management
16 6 (10.91%) ITIL
16 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
16 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
16 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 19 (34.55%) SharePoint
2 16 (29.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (89.09%) MS Project
2 23 (41.82%) MS Excel
3 12 (21.82%) MS Office
4 11 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Project Manager
1 12 (21.82%) Consultant
2 11 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Planning Manager
4 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Specialist
4 9 (16.36%) Server Specialist
4 9 (16.36%) Project Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 5 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Programme Planner
6 4 (7.27%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) MI Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Supply Chain Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) PMO Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Supply Chain Manager
9 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) CSS
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
1 1 (1.82%) XSLT
1 1 (1.82%) DAO
1 1 (1.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Taxonomies
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) FMCG
4 2 (3.64%) PMI
4 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Project Management
1 21 (38.18%) Change Management
2 19 (34.55%) Project Planning
3 15 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.55%) Performance Management
6 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.73%) Document Management
7 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (10.91%) Metadata Management
8 6 (10.91%) ITIL
8 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.27%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.45%) BCP
11 3 (5.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) VBA
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Planview
3 2 (3.64%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) VMware