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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 10.34% 15.38% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£160 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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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 Chippenham region.

Vendors Category
Chippenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chippenham 51.72% 46.15% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
Average daily rate £275 £350 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +112.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £413 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chippenham 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 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) InfoPath
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) Social Network
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSL
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chippenham 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) InfoPath
1 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSL
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe