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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / Chessington
Rank 5 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chessington 20.00% - 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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
3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chessington 30.00% 12.50% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £300 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple