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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 625 597 564
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -33
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 22 36 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.064% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.36% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 48
Median daily rate £420 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £216 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £426 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £280 £388
% change year-on-year
+50.89% -27.74%
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
9565 9886 9396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.83% 17.62% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6360 6175 5642
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 336 357
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.15 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +3 22 £420 +40.00% 5
London +9 8 £388 - 4
East of England +24 6 £475 +69.64%
South East 0 4 £420 +50.00% 1
Cambridge +15 3 £475 +69.64%
Cambridgeshire +15 3 £475 +69.64%
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
St Albans - 3 - -
Canary Wharf +6 2 £493 +23.12%
Buckinghamshire +6 2 £423 +101.19%
Milton Keynes +4 2 £423 +101.19%
West Midlands - 2 - -
City of London +53 1 £388 -10.91% 1
Southampton +12 1 £413 +17.85%
Hampshire +6 1 £413 +35.24%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £283 -
North West - 1 £500 -
Bradford - 1 £283 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £283 -
Manchester - 1 £500 -

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 46 (86.79%) MS Project
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 32 (60.38%) Project Management
4 25 (47.17%) PRINCE2
5 23 (43.40%) Finance
6 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
7 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.30%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (24.53%) JIRA
10 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (20.75%) MS Office
11 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 9 (16.98%) PMI Certification
11 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
12 8 (15.09%) Change Management
12 8 (15.09%) Migration
12 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
12 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
12 8 (15.09%) Resource Management
12 8 (15.09%) Banking
13 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis
13 7 (13.21%) UML
13 7 (13.21%) PMI
14 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
14 5 (9.43%) Validation
14 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
14 5 (9.43%) Windows
14 5 (9.43%) SQL
15 4 (7.55%) SAP

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 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 46 (86.79%) MS Project
2 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
3 15 (28.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (20.75%) MS Office
5 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) SAN
2 3 (5.66%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
2 4 (7.55%) Bitbucket
2 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Project Manager
2 12 (22.64%) IT Manager
2 12 (22.64%) IT Project Manager
3 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (11.32%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (9.43%) IT Security Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Security Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Security Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Banking Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Manager
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.77%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) PMI
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) CCTV
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Project Management
2 25 (47.17%) PRINCE2
3 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.09%) Change Management
6 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 8 (15.09%) Resource Management
7 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.21%) UML
8 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.43%) Validation
9 4 (7.55%) Budget Control
9 4 (7.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.55%) Dependency Management
9 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.55%) Line Management
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) C#
3 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
1 9 (16.98%) PMI Certification
1 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.55%) APMP
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.77%) CCNA
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) PMP
4 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.55%) Black Duck
2 4 (7.55%) Coverity
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Google