Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 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
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 516 763 842
Rank change year-on-year +247 +79 -59
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 7 51 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.061% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.39% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 10
Median daily rate £350 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - +51.52%
10th Percentile £220 £401 £301
90th Percentile £533 £741 £625
UK median daily rate £350 £500 £464
% change year-on-year -30.00% +7.70% +40.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £46.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +29.77%
UK median hourly rate - £46.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +29.77%

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 4,653 12,946 15,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.63% 15.58% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,931 8,297 10,431
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £306 £268 £275
90th Percentile £660 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 278 360
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -1.20% +5.64%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.48
90th Percentile £44.18 £53.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £26.96 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.38% +5.00% +5.26%

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MS Project Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Project Server in England.

Daily rate trend for MS Project Server in England

MS Project Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Project Server in England over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MS Project Server in England

MS Project Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Project Server in England.

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 6 months to 4 August 2020. 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 +151 4 £363 -27.50%
South West +75 1 £350 -17.65%
MS Project Server
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Data Science
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) APMP
3 2 (28.57%) Solvency II
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience

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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Science
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix