The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 46 49 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 16.31% 14.85% 25.30%
As % of the Vendors category 31.72% 32.24% 41.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 39
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £122 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Median hourly rate £11.31 £12.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% -11.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.60 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.30 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.16%
Microsoft
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 152 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 51.42% 46.06% 61.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 80 78
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £517 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £60.00 £12.80 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+368.75% -20.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Derby +1 34 £356 -10.93% 12
Chesterfield +5 3 £140 -46.15%
Belper - 1 - -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 29 (30.85%) SQL
1 29 (30.85%) Windows
2 26 (27.66%) MS Excel
3 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
4 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (18.09%) Manufacturing
7 15 (15.96%) VMware
7 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
7 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
8 13 (13.83%) Tableau
8 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (12.77%) Power BI
9 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (12.77%) Aerospace
9 12 (12.77%) Citrix
10 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
10 11 (11.70%) MS Office
10 11 (11.70%) Migration
10 11 (11.70%) Finance
10 11 (11.70%) PaaS
10 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
10 11 (11.70%) Degree
11 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (10.64%) .NET
11 10 (10.64%) Linux
11 10 (10.64%) Apache Spark
11 10 (10.64%) HDInsight
12 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (10.64%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.51%) Skype for Business
3 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
3 5 (5.32%) MS Project
4 1 (1.06%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.13%) Primavera
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.70%) PaaS
3 9 (9.57%) Office 365
4 5 (5.32%) Azure Machine Learning
4 5 (5.32%) IaaS
4 5 (5.32%) SaaS
5 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Internet
2 4 (4.26%) Skype
3 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.13%) DNS
4 2 (2.13%) NAS
4 2 (2.13%) SAN
4 2 (2.13%) VLAN
5 1 (1.06%) DHCP
5 1 (1.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) Power BI
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.64%) HDInsight
3 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.32%) Data Lake
6 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.32%) InfluxDB
6 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.32%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.26%) Big Data
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.06%) JUnit
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.06%) Mockito
3 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (18.09%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.77%) Aerospace
3 11 (11.70%) Finance
4 5 (5.32%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.26%) Advertising
6 2 (2.13%) Interactive Media
7 1 (1.06%) Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Architect
3 9 (9.57%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Data Manager
4 8 (8.51%) Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Business Manager
5 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.38%) Software Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Data Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Logistics Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) .NET
2 7 (7.45%) XML
3 5 (5.32%) JSON
4 4 (4.26%) Web Services
5 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.13%) HTML
5 2 (2.13%) WPF
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.06%) CSS
6 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.06%) J2EE
6 1 (1.06%) JavaFX
6 1 (1.06%) JPA
6 1 (1.06%) jQuery
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) React
6 1 (1.06%) Spring
6 1 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.32%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.26%) Life Science
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.06%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.45%) Unix
4 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.19%) Solaris
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (11.70%) Migration
4 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (9.57%) Logistics
5 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.51%) ERP
5 8 (8.51%) ETL
5 8 (8.51%) Lean Six Sigma
5 8 (8.51%) Six Sigma
6 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.45%) Project Management
6 7 (7.45%) Scrum
7 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.38%) ITIL
8 5 (5.32%) Change Control
8 5 (5.32%) Data Validation
8 5 (5.32%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (5.32%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.57%) C#
4 5 (5.32%) Python
4 5 (5.32%) R
4 5 (5.32%) Scala
5 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.13%) VBScript
7 1 (1.06%) C
7 1 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.06%) Java
7 1 (1.06%) Pascal
7 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
1 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.70%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) MCSM
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.26%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.19%) XenApp
6 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) VMware
2 13 (13.83%) Tableau
3 12 (12.77%) Citrix
4 8 (8.51%) Cognos
4 8 (8.51%) SAP
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.32%) MuleSoft
6 5 (5.32%) Talend
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.26%) Siemens
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco
8 2 (2.13%) HP
8 2 (2.13%) NetApp
8 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.06%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.06%) PTC
9 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.06%) Remedy
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