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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project Server
Rank - 118 119
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 0 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.75% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 10
Average daily rate
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- £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £377 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +53.06%
MS Project Server
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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
524 619 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.77% 21.77% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 360 291
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 11
Average hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

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 4 March 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
MS Project Server
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MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) MS Project
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) APMP
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Project
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Support Officer
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Office Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) APMP
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) P3O
2 1 (14.29%) COREP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Primavera