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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 19.05% 7.69% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 18.18% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £175 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +2.16%
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
16 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 38.10% 42.31% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
Median daily rate £175 £250 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) SLA
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) Office 365
7 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
8 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (18.75%) CRM

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 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) DSL
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
2 2 (12.50%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Database Security
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) Draytek
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
3 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas
3 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
3 1 (6.25%) ZyXEL