The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 397 423 388
Rank change year-on-year +26 -35  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 11 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.071% 0.085%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
Median daily rate £525 £497 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.74% +7.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £404 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £691 £985 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3718 3809 3755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.01% 16.97% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2583 2637 2472
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 94
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.80 £51.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project Server in London

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project Server in London

MS Project Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project Server in London

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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
Croydon - 2 £706 -
City of London -4 1 £500 -46.66%
MS Project Server
England

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

1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) MS Project
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) MCITP
4 6 (40.00%) Workflow
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) Line Management
4 6 (40.00%) Workflow Development
4 6 (40.00%) Records Management
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Primavera
7 3 (20.00%) CA
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) C#

MS Project Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) MS Project
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) CA PPM
1 3 (20.00%) Primavera
2 1 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) WCF
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (20.00%) Ninject
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) React
3 2 (13.33%) XHTML
3 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Line Management
2 6 (40.00%) Records Management
2 6 (40.00%) Workflow
2 6 (40.00%) Workflow Development
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCITP
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) APMP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com