The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project Server
Rank 132 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £396
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MS Project Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
537 547 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.57% 20.39% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 322 202
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 27
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.85 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.59% -0.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £36.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

MS Project Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Project Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project Server across the West Midlands region.

MS Project Server Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS Project Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server across the West Midlands region.

MS Project Server Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS Project Server
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft