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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 544 501 523
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +22
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 48 69 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.13% 0.078%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 0.76% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 19
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£384 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £469 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.23% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.61

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
9845 9126 8714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.15% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6369 5531 4914
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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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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 -53 40 £395 +5.45% 7
London +22 23 £400 +6.66% 3
South East -61 11 £370 +11.69% 3
City of London +8 7 £413 +10.00% 2
Hampshire -38 7 £348 +5.30% 1
East of England - 3 £300 - 1
Buckinghamshire -15 2 £400 -23.80%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £300 - 1
Leeds - 2 £499 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £499 -
Yorkshire - 2 £499 -
Portsmouth - 2 £313 -
Oxfordshire -26 1 - -
South West -28 1 £325 -
Hook -32 1 £398 +20.73% 1
Oxford - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 101 (80.16%) MS Project
2 83 (65.87%) Microsoft
3 69 (54.76%) MS Excel
4 48 (38.10%) SharePoint
4 48 (38.10%) Project Management
5 39 (30.95%) Security Cleared
6 38 (30.16%) PRINCE2
7 36 (28.57%) Project Planning
8 34 (26.98%) Finance
9 30 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 29 (23.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 28 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 25 (19.84%) Change Management
13 23 (18.25%) C#
14 21 (16.67%) VBA
14 21 (16.67%) SAP
15 20 (15.87%) MS PowerPoint
16 18 (14.29%) Windows
17 17 (13.49%) SQL
18 16 (12.70%) MS Office
18 16 (12.70%) Visual Studio
18 16 (12.70%) InfoPath
19 14 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (11.11%) PMI Certification
20 13 (10.32%) Risk Assessment
20 13 (10.32%) Coaching
21 11 (8.73%) Portfolio Management
21 11 (8.73%) Earned Value Management
21 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
21 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 48 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 29 (23.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 101 (80.16%) MS Project
2 69 (54.76%) MS Excel
3 20 (15.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (12.70%) InfoPath
4 16 (12.70%) MS Office
5 8 (6.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.79%) Changepoint
1 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Extranet
2 1 (0.79%) 3G
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) PPP
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (26.98%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.76%) Retail
6 4 (3.17%) Banking
7 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.38%) Marketing
8 2 (1.59%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (17.46%) Project Manager
2 19 (15.08%) Developer
3 15 (11.90%) Analyst
4 9 (7.14%) Tools Developer
5 8 (6.35%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (6.35%) Consultant
6 7 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Planning Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Project Consultant
8 5 (3.97%) Server Specialist
8 5 (3.97%) Project Planner
9 4 (3.17%) Report Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) MI Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) Programme Planner
9 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) SAP Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Programme Office Support
9 4 (3.17%) PMO Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Specialist
9 4 (3.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) .NET
2 7 (5.56%) Web Services
3 4 (3.17%) WCF
4 3 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (1.59%) XML
5 2 (1.59%) XSLT
6 1 (0.79%) COM
6 1 (0.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) PMI
1 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.38%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.59%) FMCG
5 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.79%) Equities
5 1 (0.79%) Life Science
5 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.79%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) Project Management
2 38 (30.16%) PRINCE2
3 36 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 25 (19.84%) Change Management
5 14 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (10.32%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (10.32%) Coaching
7 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.73%) Portfolio Management
7 11 (8.73%) Earned Value Management
8 10 (7.94%) Business Analysis
8 10 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 9 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.35%) ITIL
11 7 (5.56%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.97%) ERP
13 5 (3.97%) Analytics
13 5 (3.97%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.25%) C#
2 21 (16.67%) VBA
3 17 (13.49%) SQL
4 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.79%) Java
6 1 (0.79%) R
6 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 30 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.56%) Degree
5 6 (4.76%) APMP
5 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.97%) ISEB
6 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.38%) PMP
7 3 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.79%) CAPM
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.79%) HNC
8 1 (0.79%) HND
8 1 (0.79%) MCSE
8 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
1 8 (6.35%) P3O
2 4 (3.17%) SLA
3 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) COREP
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (65.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.67%) SAP
3 9 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (3.17%) Primavera
4 4 (3.17%) Planview
4 4 (3.17%) Tableau
5 3 (2.38%) Adobe
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle
6 2 (1.59%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) Riverbed
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