The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chippenham 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 4 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 26.47% 10.81% 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category 40.91% 23.53% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £244 £180 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Microsoft
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Chippenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 64.71% 45.95% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 5
Median daily rate £275 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £278 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Chippenham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

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 Chippenham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (20.00%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (10.00%) DSL
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) MODAF Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) WSDL
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (20.00%) Video Editing
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) MODAF
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Draytek
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL