The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 22 May 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 33 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing MSI 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.54% 1.92% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.63% 16.28% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £280 £315
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £26.09 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-34.84% +60.55%
MSI
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.88% 11.81% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 1
Average daily rate £300 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 8
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MSI
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory