The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cirencester 33.33% - 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Microsoft
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cirencester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cirencester 33.33% 100.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Cirencester

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Cirencester

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Cirencester

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Cirencester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cirencester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix