The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / Bromley
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 4.17% 2.67% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 11.76% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £165 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%

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

Vendors Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 16.67% 22.67% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 23
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Bromley region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) iPhone
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Web Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
4 1 (14.29%) Ansible
4 1 (14.29%) logstash
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Salt

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Adviser
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Advisor
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
1 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
1 1 (14.29%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) CFEngine
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
1 1 (14.29%) logstash
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Avaya
1 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec