The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 London 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 360 369 408
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +39
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 33 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.055% 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 8
Average daily rate £400 £475 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +96.00%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4138 3911 4379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.71% 18.07% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2860 2517 2639
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 138 128
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
MS Project Server
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 6 £383 -25.36% 3
Wimbledon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
MS Project Server
England

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (81.48%) MS Project
2 40 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 28 (51.85%) SharePoint
3 28 (51.85%) Project Management
4 22 (40.74%) MS Excel
5 21 (38.89%) PRINCE2
6 17 (31.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (25.93%) Project Planning
8 12 (22.22%) PMI Certification
8 12 (22.22%) ITIL
8 12 (22.22%) SQL
8 12 (22.22%) Change Control
9 11 (20.37%) Risk Management
10 10 (18.52%) Change Management
10 10 (18.52%) PMP
10 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
10 10 (18.52%) Programme Management
10 10 (18.52%) Dependency Management
11 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (16.67%) Finance
11 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 8 (14.81%) MS Office
12 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (12.96%) Degree
13 7 (12.96%) InfoPath
13 7 (12.96%) .NET
13 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (51.85%) SharePoint
2 17 (31.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (81.48%) MS Project
2 22 (40.74%) MS Excel
3 8 (14.81%) MS Office
3 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (12.96%) InfoPath
5 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) SAN
1 3 (5.56%) Extranet
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Programmer
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Server Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (3.70%) Server Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Project Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (3.70%) Trainer
6 2 (3.70%) Project Planner
7 1 (1.85%) Consultant
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) XML
3 5 (9.26%) XSLT
3 5 (9.26%) Ajax
3 5 (9.26%) WF
3 5 (9.26%) LINQ
3 5 (9.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Replication
3 3 (5.56%) iSeries
4 2 (3.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Blog
5 1 (1.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Project Management
2 21 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.93%) Project Planning
4 12 (22.22%) ITIL
4 12 (22.22%) Change Control
5 11 (20.37%) Risk Management
6 10 (18.52%) Change Management
6 10 (18.52%) Programme Management
6 10 (18.52%) Dependency Management
7 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.11%) Document Management
8 6 (11.11%) Metadata Management
9 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.41%) PRINCE
10 4 (7.41%) OO
10 4 (7.41%) Data Management
10 4 (7.41%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) C
5 1 (1.85%) R
5 1 (1.85%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 10 (18.52%) PMP
3 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.96%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) MCP
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) MCITP
7 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) Planview
6 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle