The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 120 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.12% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £358 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.49% -20.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.61
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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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
521 468 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.61% 18.91% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 236 173
Average daily rate £370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.50 £15.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.76% +88.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
2 16 (84.21%) SharePoint
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) InfoPath
3 15 (78.95%) MS Project
3 15 (78.95%) VBA
3 15 (78.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
6 8 (42.11%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (10.53%) Finance
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) PMP
8 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
9 1 (5.26%) Earned Value Management
9 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (5.26%) OO
9 1 (5.26%) SLA
9 1 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (5.26%) IIS

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (84.21%) SharePoint
2 15 (78.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
1 16 (84.21%) InfoPath
2 15 (78.95%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Tools Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP