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 27 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 419 417 423
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 5 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.046% 0.048%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 8
Median daily rate £438 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +4.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £320 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £423 £280
% change year-on-year -25.44% +50.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 3545 4051 4317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.03% 18.60% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2486 2924 2889
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 96
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £34.54 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Moorgate - 1 - -
MS Project Server
England

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

1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (47.06%) Web Development
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) MCITP
6 6 (35.29%) Workflow
6 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (35.29%) Information Architecture
6 6 (35.29%) Line Management
6 6 (35.29%) Workflow Development
6 6 (35.29%) Records Management
7 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) PMBOK
9 3 (17.65%) PMO
9 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing

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 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Documentum
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) CA PPM
1 3 (17.65%) Primavera
2 2 (11.76%) WebTrends
3 1 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Planner
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
3 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) Ninject
3 2 (11.76%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) COM
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (5.88%) XHTML
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Information Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) Line Management
3 6 (35.29%) Records Management
3 6 (35.29%) Workflow
3 6 (35.29%) Workflow Development
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) APMP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMBOK
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) CA
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com