The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 160 160 189
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Contract jobs citing MSI 7 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.029% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 0.19% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 18
Median daily rate £363 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £350 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
MSI
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
587 532 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.44% 15.43% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 440 633
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MSI across the City of London region.

MSI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the City of London region.

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 City of London region with a requirement for MSI.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) SCCM
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
6 2 (22.22%) JSON Schema
6 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
6 2 (22.22%) IaaS
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) XSD

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) AMQP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) JSON Schema
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
2 2 (22.22%) Teradata
3 1 (11.11%) Altiris
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
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