Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 January 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 366 351 345
Rank change year-on-year -15 -6 +50
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 9 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.057% 0.17% 0.098%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.93% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
South East median daily rate £205 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £195 £307 £305
90th Percentile £228 £488 £481
England median daily rate £250 £433 £400
% change year-on-year -42.20% +8.13% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £36.50 £39.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.88% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £24.25 £34.05 £24.66
90th Percentile £24.75 £39.35 £54.56
England median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £39.58
% change year-on-year +2.74% -7.78% +13.08%

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,824 2,904 2,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.80% 17.89% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,649 1,711 1,560
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 101 101
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.34 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.41% -8.58% -5.98%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.28 £48.75 £55.65
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MS Project Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project Server in the South East

MS Project Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project Server in the South East

MS Project Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project Server in the South East

MS Project Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley -2 4 £213 -50.00%
Berkshire -7 3 £225 -30.77%
West Sussex - 3 £205 -
Hampshire -28 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £200 -55.56%
MS Project Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) PMO
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Identification
5 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) PMI
5 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2

MS Project Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planner
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Planner
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Controller
3 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
2 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Identification
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
3 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Levelling
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cadence
2 1 (11.11%) SAP