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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project Server over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 556 475 493
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +18
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 27 78 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.92% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 30
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£398 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £330 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £455 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

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
9071 8512 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 5033 4571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 312 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
England -66 25 £398 +6.25% 7
London -14 15 £425 +11.84%
South East -32 6 £375 +4.89% 2
Hampshire -43 5 £375 +4.89%
East of England - 3 £300 - 1
Hook -24 2 £387 +8.17%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £300 - 1
City of London +7 1 £375 -
North West -12 1 £425 -
Oxfordshire -18 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Crawley - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 83 (82.18%) MS Project
2 74 (73.27%) Microsoft
3 61 (60.40%) MS Excel
4 45 (44.55%) SharePoint
5 40 (39.60%) Project Management
6 37 (36.63%) PRINCE2
7 36 (35.64%) Security Cleared
8 31 (30.69%) SC Cleared
9 27 (26.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
11 25 (24.75%) Finance
12 24 (23.76%) Project Planning
13 23 (22.77%) C#
14 17 (16.83%) MS PowerPoint
14 17 (16.83%) SQL
15 16 (15.84%) VBA
15 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
15 16 (15.84%) InfoPath
16 15 (14.85%) Change Management
17 13 (12.87%) PMI Certification
17 13 (12.87%) Windows
18 12 (11.88%) MS Office
19 11 (10.89%) Earned Value Management
20 10 (9.90%) PMI
20 10 (9.90%) Management Information System
21 9 (8.91%) ITIL
22 8 (7.92%) P3O
22 8 (7.92%) Coaching
22 8 (7.92%) Portfolio Management
22 8 (7.92%) .NET

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 45 (44.55%) SharePoint
2 27 (26.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 83 (82.18%) MS Project
2 61 (60.40%) MS Excel
3 17 (16.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (15.84%) InfoPath
5 12 (11.88%) MS Office
6 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) HTTP
1 1 (0.99%) PPP
1 1 (0.99%) Intranet
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.99%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (18.81%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) Project Manager
3 10 (9.90%) Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Tools Developer
5 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (5.94%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Project Planner
7 4 (3.96%) PMO Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Programme Office Support
7 4 (3.96%) Programme Planner
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Server Specialist
8 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Programme Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Project Consultant
8 3 (2.97%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Planning Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Programme Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) .NET
2 7 (6.93%) Web Services
3 4 (3.96%) WCF
4 3 (2.97%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (1.98%) XML
5 2 (1.98%) XSLT
6 1 (0.99%) COM
6 1 (0.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) PMI
1 10 (9.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) FMCG
3 2 (1.98%) Blog
4 1 (0.99%) Life Science
4 1 (0.99%) Equities
4 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.99%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.60%) Project Management
2 37 (36.63%) PRINCE2
3 24 (23.76%) Project Planning
4 15 (14.85%) Change Management
5 11 (10.89%) Earned Value Management
6 9 (8.91%) ITIL
7 8 (7.92%) Coaching
7 8 (7.92%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (7.92%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.94%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.94%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.96%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.96%) Change Control
10 4 (3.96%) Migration
10 4 (3.96%) Service Management
10 4 (3.96%) MVC
10 4 (3.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) C#
2 17 (16.83%) SQL
3 16 (15.84%) VBA
4 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) Java
6 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Security Cleared
2 31 (30.69%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.87%) PMI Certification
4 6 (5.94%) APMP
4 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.95%) ISEB
6 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.96%) Degree
7 3 (2.97%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (2.97%) PMP
7 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.99%) CAPM
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.99%) MCSE
8 1 (0.99%) HNC
8 1 (0.99%) HND
8 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) P3O
2 7 (6.93%) QA
3 4 (3.96%) SLA
4 3 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.99%) COREP
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (73.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) SAP
2 7 (6.93%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) Adobe
4 2 (1.98%) Planview
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle
4 2 (1.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.99%) Primavera
5 1 (0.99%) Riverbed
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.44 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £185 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago