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 28 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 264 248
Rank change year-on-year +37 -16  
Contract jobs citing MS Project Server 16 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.21% 0.31% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £310 £420 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.19% +50.00%  
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 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 1325 1625 1536
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.15% 18.10% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 1023 935
Median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -22.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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 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 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire - 14 £310 -
Hampshire +7 2 - - 1
MS Project Server
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Project Server.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (64.71%) MS Visio
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (58.82%) PMI
5 10 (58.82%) PMI Certification
5 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (52.94%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) Demand Management
7 8 (47.06%) Dependency Management
7 8 (47.06%) Gantt Chart
8 7 (41.18%) PMO
9 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
9 6 (35.29%) Project Management
9 6 (35.29%) Resource Allocation
10 5 (29.41%) SAP
10 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
11 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 4 (23.53%) QA
11 4 (23.53%) SAP ERP
11 4 (23.53%) CSQA
11 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
11 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
11 4 (23.53%) Change Control

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:

Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (64.71%) MS Visio
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) PMO Planner
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) QA Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Quality Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Senior QA Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Quality Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Planner
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (58.82%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
3 9 (52.94%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (47.06%) Demand Management
4 8 (47.06%) Dependency Management
4 8 (47.06%) Gantt Chart
5 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) Resource Allocation
6 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
7 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) CMMI
7 4 (23.53%) ERP
7 4 (23.53%) IT Audit
7 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) PMI Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CSQA
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) PMO
2 4 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
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