The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 35 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 18.23% 17.82% 27.52%
As % of the Vendors category 36.46% 37.11% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 26
Median daily rate £356 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £118 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £9.13 £13.00 £11.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.80% +14.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.80% -
Microsoft
Derbyshire

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

Vendors Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 97 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 50.00% 48.02% 68.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 53 56
Median daily rate £375 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £13.50 £9.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.51% +47.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derby region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Derby region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Derby region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (36.36%) SQL
2 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 21 (31.82%) Windows
4 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
4 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (21.21%) Manufacturing
7 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
7 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
8 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (18.18%) Power BI
9 11 (16.67%) Tableau
9 11 (16.67%) PaaS
9 11 (16.67%) Migration
9 11 (16.67%) VMware
9 11 (16.67%) Aerospace
10 10 (15.15%) Linux
10 10 (15.15%) MS Office
10 10 (15.15%) Degree
10 10 (15.15%) Apache Spark
10 10 (15.15%) HDInsight
11 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
12 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 8 (12.12%) .NET
12 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (12.12%) ETL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 10 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.15%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.03%) Primavera
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.67%) PaaS
3 7 (10.61%) Office 365
4 5 (7.58%) Azure Machine Learning
4 5 (7.58%) IaaS
4 5 (7.58%) SaaS
5 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (6.06%) Skype
3 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 2 (3.03%) NAS
4 2 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) DHCP
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) VLAN
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Power BI
2 10 (15.15%) HDInsight
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.58%) Data Lake
5 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.58%) InfluxDB
5 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.58%) OpenTSDB
5 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (6.06%) Big Data
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) JUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Mockito
3 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (21.21%) Manufacturing
2 11 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.55%) Advertising
6 2 (3.03%) Interactive Media
7 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Architect
2 10 (15.15%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Service Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Data Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Logistics Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Azure Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) .NET
2 7 (10.61%) XML
3 5 (7.58%) JSON
4 4 (6.06%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.52%) CSS
6 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) JavaFX
6 1 (1.52%) JPA
6 1 (1.52%) jQuery
6 1 (1.52%) Node.js
6 1 (1.52%) React
6 1 (1.52%) Spring
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.03%) Life Science
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.61%) Unix
5 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.55%) Solaris
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Migration
4 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (12.12%) ETL
5 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.09%) ERP
6 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (9.09%) Logistics
6 6 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (7.58%) Change Control
7 5 (7.58%) Data Validation
7 5 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Machine Learning
7 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
7 5 (7.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.61%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) R
4 5 (7.58%) Scala
5 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) Pascal
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Tableau
1 11 (16.67%) VMware
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.09%) Cognos
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 5 (7.58%) MuleSoft
4 5 (7.58%) Talend
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.06%) Siemens
6 2 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) NetApp
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) Dell
7 1 (1.52%) Lotus
7 1 (1.52%) PTC
7 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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