Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 824 792
Rank change year-on-year +27 -32 -67
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 58 47 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.048% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 41
England median daily rate £360 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -11.11% +11.80%
10th Percentile £305 £279 £280
90th Percentile £488 £558 £600
UK median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
England median hourly rate £24.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £13.00 - £32.50
90th Percentile £39.05 - £37.50
UK median hourly rate £24.50 - £35.00

MS Project Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15817 18075 18417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.68% 18.58% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10482 11792 11709
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 447 550
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%
10th Percentile £11.08 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.05 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 6 months to 21 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project Server in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +13 29 £363 -10.77%
London -26 13 £366 -8.44% 1
North of England +59 8 £320 +65.16%
Yorkshire +30 8 £320 +34.74%
West Midlands +24 5 £440 +54.39%
Midlands +22 5 £440 +54.39%
East of England -4 3 £750 +57.89%
MS Project Server
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (93.10%) Microsoft Project
2 43 (74.14%) Microsoft
3 40 (68.97%) Project Management
4 25 (43.10%) PMO
5 21 (36.21%) SharePoint
6 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (22.41%) Project Planning
7 13 (22.41%) Analytics
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (18.97%) PMI Certification
9 11 (18.97%) Scrum
9 11 (18.97%) Portfolio Management
10 10 (17.24%) Degree
10 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
10 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 10 (17.24%) PMP
11 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (15.52%) CRM
11 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
11 9 (15.52%) SDLC
12 8 (13.79%) Coaching
12 8 (13.79%) Project Governance
12 8 (13.79%) Office 365
12 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
12 8 (13.79%) Finance
12 8 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (13.79%) Marketing
12 8 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (12.07%) Resource Management
13 7 (12.07%) Asset Management

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 21 (36.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.07%) CMS
3 6 (10.34%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Documentum
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 54 (93.10%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Primavera
2 3 (5.17%) SAP ERP
3 2 (3.45%) CA PPM
4 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
1 2 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
1 8 (13.79%) Marketing
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
2 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Project Manager
2 19 (32.76%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) IT Manager
4 6 (10.34%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Project Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) PMO Planner
5 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) 1st Line Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Junior
7 2 (3.45%) Marketing Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Project Planner
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) XSL
2 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Social Media
1 7 (12.07%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) PMI
3 1 (1.72%) RIA
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
1 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Project Management
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Analytics
3 13 (22.41%) Project Planning
4 11 (18.97%) Portfolio Management
4 11 (18.97%) Scrum
5 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (15.52%) CRM
5 9 (15.52%) SDLC
5 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.79%) Coaching
6 8 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.79%) Project Governance
7 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
7 7 (12.07%) Business Analytics
7 7 (12.07%) Content Management
7 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.07%) Resource Management
7 7 (12.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) C
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) PMI Certification
2 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) PMP
2 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.45%) CSQA
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) PMO
2 5 (8.62%) P3O
3 2 (3.45%) PMBOK
3 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) Nintex
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow