The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 18 December 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 68 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.13% 0.17% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 1.01% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£115 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.43 £12.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+121.67% -53.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
160 99 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.33% 16.56% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 41 42
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £296 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper