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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 125 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.041% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£329 - £350
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%
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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
487 384 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.42% 15.66% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 180 154
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £28.00 £22.50
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
MS Project Server
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MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (100.00%) MS Project
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) InfoPath
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Workflow
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Project
2 7 (87.50%) InfoPath
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Tools Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft