The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chesham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chesham 50.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Chesham region.

Vendors Category
Chesham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chesham 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Chesham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

Microsoft
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Chesham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chesham 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chesham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chesham 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) People Management