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 27 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.

Microsoft Project Server
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 588 571
Rank change year-on-year +52 -17  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 30 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.072% 0.055% 0.067%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 20
Median daily rate £438 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £370 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £955 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7253 8446 8560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.50% 17.21% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4746 5412 5132
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 211 323
Median hourly rate £18.59 £19.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.05% +0.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 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
London +30 12 £525 +5.74%
East of England -1 6 £425 -
Yorkshire +21 4 £300 -33.33%
South West - 4 £340 - 1
North West - 2 £450 -
West Midlands +16 1 £425 -
South East +6 1 £315 -25.88% 1
MS Project Server
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MS Project Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 42 (97.67%) Microsoft
2 33 (76.74%) MS Project
3 27 (62.79%) MS Excel
4 19 (44.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (41.86%) SharePoint
6 16 (37.21%) Project Management
7 15 (34.88%) PMO
8 13 (30.23%) MS Office
9 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
9 12 (27.91%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.93%) Web Development
11 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
13 7 (16.28%) Programme Management
14 6 (13.95%) MCITP
14 6 (13.95%) Workflow
14 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (13.95%) Information Architecture
14 6 (13.95%) Records Management
14 6 (13.95%) Line Management
14 6 (13.95%) Workflow Development
15 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
15 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (11.63%) SQL
15 5 (11.63%) .NET
15 5 (11.63%) Primavera

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 18 (41.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (76.74%) MS Project
2 27 (62.79%) MS Excel
3 13 (30.23%) MS Office
4 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Primavera
2 3 (6.98%) CA PPM
3 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) NUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) IT Manager
3 6 (13.95%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Programme Planner
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) WCF
2 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
3 3 (6.98%) Ninject
3 3 (6.98%) React
3 3 (6.98%) REST
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) Ajax
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) JSON
4 2 (4.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (37.21%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Web Development
6 7 (16.28%) Programme Management
7 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.95%) Information Architecture
7 6 (13.95%) Line Management
7 6 (13.95%) Records Management
7 6 (13.95%) Workflow
7 6 (13.95%) Workflow Development
8 5 (11.63%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.30%) Dependency Management
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) MVC
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) BDD
10 3 (6.98%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) MCITP
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) APMP
5 2 (4.65%) HND
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) PMO
2 3 (6.98%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) CA
2 3 (6.98%) IFS
3 1 (2.33%) Planview
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
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