The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.48% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.94% 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £268 £284 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £343
% change year-on-year
- -6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.43

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 67 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.21% 10.82% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 21
Median daily rate £354 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £239 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MSI
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MSI.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix