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 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project Server
England / South East
Rank 246 256 259
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 1 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.099% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.079% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £315 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.88% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -2.94% +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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1270 1634 1659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.51% 17.92% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 1058 925
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 51 75
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.87 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £54.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

MS Project Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 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
Oxfordshire -4 1 £315 -
MS Project Server
England

MS Project Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) MS Project
3 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Scorecard
6 2 (22.22%) PMO
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) VB
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) HND
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Information Management
6 2 (22.22%) Statistics
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005

MS Project Server
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Project
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior PMO
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Manager
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (11.11%) React
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Scorecard
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) EAI
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP