The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 June 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.

Microsoft Project Server
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 598 611
Rank change year-on-year +38 +13  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 34 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 18
Median daily rate £320 £416 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.12% +35.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £423 £280
% change year-on-year -25.44% +50.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7249 8846 9074
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.77% 17.95% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7475 9879 9665
Median daily rate £440 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 375 463
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MS Project Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project Server in England

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project Server in England

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project Server in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project Server in England

MS Project Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project Server in England

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South East +27 16 £310 -26.19% 1
North of England +63 6 £320 -18.21% 4
Yorkshire +26 6 £320 +13.27% 2
London +1 5 £438 +10.41%
West Midlands +24 4 £228 -
Midlands +16 4 £228 -
East of England -10 2 £750 +57.89% 1
South West - 1 - - 1
MS Project Server
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 54 (85.71%) Microsoft Project
2 45 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) PMO
4 28 (44.44%) Project Management
5 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Excel
7 23 (36.51%) PRINCE2
8 22 (34.92%) SharePoint
9 20 (31.75%) Finance
10 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Office
11 18 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (26.98%) MS Visio
13 16 (25.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (20.63%) Dependency Management
15 12 (19.05%) PMI Certification
15 12 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (17.46%) PMI
16 11 (17.46%) Change Management
17 10 (15.87%) Portfolio Management
17 10 (15.87%) Project Governance
17 10 (15.87%) SQL
18 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 9 (14.29%) Project Planning
18 9 (14.29%) Resource Management
19 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
19 8 (12.70%) Demand Management
19 8 (12.70%) Gantt Chart
19 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
20 7 (11.11%) ERP

MS Project Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (34.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.17%) Documentum
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (85.71%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (26.98%) MS Visio
5 16 (25.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Primavera
1 5 (7.94%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.76%) CA PPM
3 2 (3.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) SSL
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) NUnit
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Project Manager
3 11 (17.46%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) PMO Planner
5 8 (12.70%) Programme Planner
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Project Manager
8 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior QA Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Quality Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Applications Project Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) Middleware
2 2 (3.17%) WCF
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.59%) CSS3
3 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.59%) Ninject
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) React
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) XHTML
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.46%) PMI
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Project Management
2 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (36.51%) PRINCE2
4 18 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.63%) Dependency Management
6 11 (17.46%) Change Management
7 10 (15.87%) Portfolio Management
7 10 (15.87%) Project Governance
8 9 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 9 (14.29%) Resource Management
9 8 (12.70%) Demand Management
9 8 (12.70%) Gantt Chart
10 7 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
10 7 (11.11%) ERP
10 7 (11.11%) Scrum
10 7 (11.11%) Web Development
11 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.52%) Records Management
11 6 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
11 6 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.52%) MCITP
5 4 (6.35%) CSQA
6 3 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (3.17%) APMP
7 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) MCSE
7 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (46.03%) PMO
2 4 (6.35%) QA
3 3 (4.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) CA
3 3 (4.76%) IFS
4 2 (3.17%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.59%) Planview
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