The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chessington 11.11% - 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £115
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.43% -
Microsoft
London

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

Vendors Category
Chessington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chessington 88.89% 60.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £188 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Chessington

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Chessington

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Chessington

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Chessington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Chessington region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware