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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 622 604 550
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -54
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 34 23 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.042% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.23% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 49
Median daily rate £425 £306 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.77% -23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £513 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £280 £374
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -25.08%
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
10574 10007 9248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.39% 18.39% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 6196 5747
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 358 314
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.91% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

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 27 May 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 22 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 27 May 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 -7 34 £425 +38.77% 5
London -1 15 £480 +20.00% 1
South East -11 8 £425 +50.44% 3
East of England +12 6 £475 +69.64%
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £475 +69.64%
Cambridge +3 4 £475 +69.64%
Canary Wharf - 4 £493 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £425 -
West Midlands -9 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
St Albans - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Hampshire -4 1 £415 +38.33% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £283 -
North West - 1 £500 -
Bradford - 1 £283 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £283 -
Manchester - 1 £500 -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
City of London - 1 £388 - 1
Reading - 1 £425 -

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 48 (87.27%) MS Project
2 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (54.55%) Project Management
4 27 (49.09%) PRINCE2
5 24 (43.64%) Finance
6 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (30.91%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (23.64%) JIRA
10 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (20.00%) MS Office
12 10 (18.18%) Degree
12 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
13 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (16.36%) PMI Certification
13 9 (16.36%) Migration
14 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
14 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
14 8 (14.55%) Resource Management
14 8 (14.55%) Banking
15 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
15 7 (12.73%) PMI
15 7 (12.73%) UML
16 6 (10.91%) Change Management
17 5 (9.09%) APMP
17 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
17 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
17 5 (9.09%) Advertising
17 5 (9.09%) Validation
17 5 (9.09%) Management Information System

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 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (87.27%) MS Project
2 20 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 17 (30.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (20.00%) MS Office
5 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SAN
2 3 (5.45%) Network Security
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) NFC
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
2 4 (7.27%) Bitbucket
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
2 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Advertising
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Billing
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 11 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 11 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (10.91%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (10.91%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 5 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (9.09%) IT Security Project Manager
4 5 (9.09%) PMO Planner
4 5 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Banking Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Manager
6 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) PMI
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) CCTV
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Project Management
2 27 (49.09%) PRINCE2
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 9 (16.36%) Migration
7 8 (14.55%) Resource Management
8 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) UML
9 6 (10.91%) Change Management
10 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.09%) Validation
11 4 (7.27%) Budget Control
11 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.27%) Dependency Management
11 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.27%) SDLC
12 3 (5.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 9 (16.36%) PMI Certification
2 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (9.09%) APMP
3 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) PMP
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.27%) Black Duck
2 4 (7.27%) Coverity
2 4 (7.27%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Google