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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 594 603 580
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 20 46 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.50% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 41
Median daily rate £385 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £332 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £348
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +29.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
8804 9226 9859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 16.78% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5630 5847 6283
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 258 355
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

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 10 December 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 16 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 10 December 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 -12 16 £385 -14.44% 6
South East +24 9 £425 +13.33% 4
Hampshire +25 7 £425 +13.33% 3
South West +10 4 £338 - 1
Portsmouth - 3 £470 - 1
London -12 2 £385 -14.44%
Southampton - 2 £388 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Plymouth - 2 £375 -
Bristol - 2 £338 - 1
Devon - 2 £375 -
North West - 1 £150 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £150 -
Fife - 1 £100 -
Scotland - 1 £100 -

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 40 (75.47%) MS Project
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 26 (49.06%) Project Management
4 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
5 21 (39.62%) SharePoint
6 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
7 15 (28.30%) MS Office
8 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
9 13 (24.53%) Finance
10 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
11 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.87%) Programme Management
12 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (15.09%) SDLC
14 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (13.21%) Degree
14 7 (13.21%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (11.32%) SQL
15 6 (11.32%) Planning and Forecasting
15 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
16 5 (9.43%) Change Control
16 5 (9.43%) MCSE
16 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
16 5 (9.43%) JIRA
16 5 (9.43%) MCITP
17 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
17 4 (7.55%) InfoPath

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 21 (39.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Confluence
3 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 40 (75.47%) MS Project
2 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
3 15 (28.30%) MS Office
4 4 (7.55%) InfoPath
4 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
6 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) PaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Project Manager
2 12 (22.64%) IT Manager
2 12 (22.64%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) PMO Manager
5 4 (7.55%) SDLC Manager
5 4 (7.55%) SDLC Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Project Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Support Officer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) WCF
2 1 (1.89%) COM
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Project Management
2 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Programme Management
4 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.09%) SDLC
6 6 (11.32%) Planning and Forecasting
6 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) Change Control
7 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.55%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
8 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Coaching
9 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.66%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) MCITP
4 5 (9.43%) MCSE
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.77%) PMP
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.89%) HND
7 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) P3O
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Planview
3 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft