The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 34.62% 4.55% 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 81.82% 11.11% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £14.40 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Microsoft
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 42.31% 40.91% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
Median daily rate £340 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £14.40 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Burton-upon-Trent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Burton-upon-Trent region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Legal
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) PMP
4 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Skype
6 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
6 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (8.33%) Power BI
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (8.33%) Gantt Chart
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (8.33%) MDX

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Gantt Chart
5 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) SAP