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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 18.75% 14.29% 29.63%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £325 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £287
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.12 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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
7 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 43.75% 23.81% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £325 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £400 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £9.23 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cornwall region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 1 - -
Truro - 1 £300 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) IMAP
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
2 1 (14.29%) LINQ
2 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) ADSL
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) IMAP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Lead
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
1 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Dell
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
1 1 (14.29%) Meraki
1 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
1 1 (14.29%) Siemens
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
1 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL