The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 139 103 128
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +25
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 1.34% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
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£380 £375 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +97.36%
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 - - £22.00
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
524 372 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.24% 16.81% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 230 293
Average daily rate £360 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £30.00
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 West

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

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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MS Project Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (93.75%) MS Project
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Project Management
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (37.50%) PMI
5 6 (37.50%) PMI Certification
5 6 (37.50%) CMMI
5 6 (37.50%) Change Management
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 6 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (37.50%) P3O
6 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
6 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (31.25%) Primavera
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
9 2 (12.50%) ISO 14001

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Project
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Project Planner
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Document Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) CMMI
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 6 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
4 5 (31.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (37.50%) PMI Certification
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
1 6 (37.50%) P3O
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Primavera