The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Coventry region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 43 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% 0.40% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £13.30 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+91.72% -61.16%
Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.16% 5.58% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 17
Average daily rate £388 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
MSI
West Midlands

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 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) VB
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Application Packaging
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) WSH
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (12.50%) VBScript
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (12.50%) MS Project
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) InstallShield

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Application Packaging
2 3 (37.50%) WSH
3 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix