The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 68 71 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 3.19% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +7.14%
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%
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
186 188 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.95% 18.95% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 86 74
Average daily rate £388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £303 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £498 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.11 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
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 Reading

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Project Server
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Changepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Earned Value Management

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Changepoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Earned Value Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft