The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 10 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 34.48% 14.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 83.33% 54.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£183 £110 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.96
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.07%
Microsoft
South West

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

Vendors Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 41.38% 26.83% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate £265 £110 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Truro +4 1 £265 +140.90%
Falmouth - 1 £100 - 1
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) SLA
5 4 (22.22%) Remedy
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (11.11%) Office 365
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.56%) Server Building
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Intel
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