The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 April 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 / North West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 - 153
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.071% - 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 410 684 619
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.50% 17.20% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 381 319
Median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 32
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project Server in the North West

MS Project Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project Server in the North West

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Manchester - 2 £450 -
MS Project Server
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 North West region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft

MS Project Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Server Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft