The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 233 217 229
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 15 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.87% 1.02% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 15
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£350 £383 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% -1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £359 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1731 1464 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.63% 16.74% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 811 844
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 69 85
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £30.00 £40.00
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 the South East

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MS Project Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Hampshire -11 6 £370 -1.72% 3
Surrey - 4 £275 - 1
Berkshire +5 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
MS Project Server
England

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 26 (81.25%) MS Project
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 21 (65.63%) Security Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) Project Management
3 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
4 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 9 (28.13%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) MS Office
7 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) SLA
9 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.63%) Earned Value Management
11 4 (12.50%) PMI
11 4 (12.50%) PMI Certification
11 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
12 3 (9.38%) ERP
12 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
12 3 (9.38%) HP
12 3 (9.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
12 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
12 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
12 3 (9.38%) Finance
12 3 (9.38%) Legal

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (81.25%) MS Project
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 8 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Planner
3 3 (9.38%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Project Planner
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (3.13%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.13%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Earned Value Management
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) Validation
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Validation
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Capita
4 1 (3.13%) Planview
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau