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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 5.63% 8.57% 8.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 20.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£155 £675 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-77.03% +107.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £675 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £690 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
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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
40 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 56.34% 41.90% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 30
Average daily rate £375 £675 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +134.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £85 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mitel
5 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) TACACS
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Linux

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) TACACS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) ECDL
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Mitel
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Wyse
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
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