The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project Server over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 620 620 561
Rank change year-on-year
0 -59
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 33 38 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.36% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 48
Median daily rate £400 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £220 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £280 £399
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -29.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10060 10417 10069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.59% 17.84% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6575 6532 5873
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 333 429
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MS Project Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

MS Project Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MS Project Server
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 30 £406 +8.33% 5
London -5 17 £419 -0.29%
South East +15 7 £413 +47.32% 1
City of London +27 4 £400 -8.04%
Southampton +18 4 £413 +17.85%
Hampshire +4 4 £413 +35.24%
South West +1 2 £463 +32.14% 2
Bristol -4 2 £463 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £283 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +8 1 £238 -50.00%
Leeds -1 1 £238 -50.00%
Yorkshire -1 1 £238 -50.00%
East of England - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £285 -
Staffordshire - 1 £280 -
Berkshire - 1 £375 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Cannock - 1 £280 -
Reading - 1 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 52 (77.61%) MS Project
2 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
3 39 (58.21%) Project Management
4 29 (43.28%) PRINCE2
5 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
6 25 (37.31%) Finance
7 20 (29.85%) SharePoint
8 16 (23.88%) MS Office
8 16 (23.88%) MS PowerPoint
9 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (16.42%) JIRA
11 11 (16.42%) Change Management
11 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (14.93%) PMI Certification
12 10 (14.93%) Banking
12 10 (14.93%) Degree
13 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
13 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
13 9 (13.43%) Programme Management
14 8 (11.94%) Migration
14 8 (11.94%) Resource Management
14 8 (11.94%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
15 7 (10.45%) SDLC
15 7 (10.45%) PMI
15 7 (10.45%) MS Visio
15 7 (10.45%) UML
15 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
16 6 (8.96%) Risk Management

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (29.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.97%) Confluence
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (77.61%) MS Project
2 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
3 16 (23.88%) MS Office
3 16 (23.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (10.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (5.97%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) PaaS
2 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) Network Security
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.97%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Project Manager
2 16 (23.88%) IT Manager
2 16 (23.88%) IT Project Manager
3 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (8.96%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (7.46%) IT Security Project Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Security Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Banking Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) SDLC Manager
8 4 (5.97%) SDLC Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.49%) COM
1 1 (1.49%) WCF
1 1 (1.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) PMI
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) CCTV
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) Fintech
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Project Management
2 29 (43.28%) PRINCE2
3 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.42%) Change Management
6 9 (13.43%) Programme Management
6 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.94%) Migration
7 8 (11.94%) Resource Management
8 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) SDLC
8 7 (10.45%) UML
9 6 (8.96%) Project Governance
9 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.46%) Line Management
11 4 (5.97%) Budget Control
11 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.97%) Workflow
12 3 (4.48%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (4.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) PMI Certification
3 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.46%) MCITP
5 5 (7.46%) MCSE
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (4.48%) PMP
7 2 (2.99%) APMP
7 2 (2.99%) CCNA
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) Planview
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft