The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for MS Project Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project Server over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project Server
England / East of England
Rank 121 123 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.12% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

MS Project Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 386 386 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.79% 15.71% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 196 288
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 28
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +92.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £9.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing MS Project Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project Server in the East of England

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS Project Server in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project Server in the East of England

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project Server in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project Server in the East of England

MS Project Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project Server in the East of England

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Suffolk - 4 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £225 -
MS Project Server
England

MS Project Server
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Project
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Critical Path Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) PMO
4 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Planview
6 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

MS Project Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Planner
2 2 (33.33%) PMO Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Critical Path Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Planview