The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 14 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 13.73% 26.83% 18.99%
As % of the Vendors category 41.18% 59.46% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 3
Median daily rate £390 £388 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +158.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Microsoft
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Vendors Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 33.33% 45.12% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 16
Median daily rate £288 £388 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +22.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bath region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft across the Bath region.

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bath region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Bath region.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bath region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 18 (41.86%) .NET
1 18 (41.86%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (37.21%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
4 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) C#
5 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
6 9 (20.93%) MorphX
6 9 (20.93%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.28%) CRM
9 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (11.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (11.63%) Logistics
10 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
10 5 (11.63%) Marketing
10 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (11.63%) User Experience
10 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
10 5 (11.63%) SAP
10 5 (11.63%) Back Office
10 5 (11.63%) Electronics
10 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
10 5 (11.63%) SDLC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 16 (37.21%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Content Management Server
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (11.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Extranet
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.33%) VoIP
1 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) QlikView
4 2 (4.65%) Biml
4 2 (4.65%) Power BI
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MorphX
2 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Back Office
2 5 (11.63%) Electronics
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) CRM Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Data Migration Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Designer
9 3 (6.98%) Migration Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) CRM Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Software Integration Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.98%) WCF
4 2 (4.65%) LINQ
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.28%) CRM
3 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (11.63%) Logistics
3 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
3 5 (11.63%) SDLC
3 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) Pair Programming
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) SOA
6 2 (4.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) C#
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Avaya
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix
2 1 (2.33%) Mitel
2 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
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