The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Derbyshire 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 35 17 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.71% 13.49% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 34.65% 29.31% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 27
Average daily rate £108 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.04% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £65 £95 £84
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £400 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 12
Average hourly rate £10.72 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.77 - £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.71 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -4.00%
Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 58 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 42.44% 46.03% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 64
Average daily rate £110 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £69 £65 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 1 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £27.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby -2 14 £194 -39.53% 12
Chesterfield -9 6 £290 +348.01% 3
Ashbourne - - - -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 80 (62.50%) Windows
2 64 (50.00%) MS Office
3 54 (42.19%) Active Directory
4 46 (35.94%) HP
4 46 (35.94%) Windows XP
5 43 (33.59%) ServiceCenter
6 40 (31.25%) Lotus
6 40 (31.25%) IBM Notes
7 37 (28.91%) MS Excel
8 36 (28.13%) MS Exchange
8 36 (28.13%) Blackberry
9 35 (27.34%) NetWare
9 35 (27.34%) VPN
9 35 (27.34%) Novell
9 35 (27.34%) Citrix
9 35 (27.34%) Windows 2000
10 33 (25.78%) XenDesktop
11 32 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 32 (25.00%) VBScript
12 31 (24.22%) Windows 7
13 23 (17.97%) ITSM
14 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (16.41%) MS PowerPoint
14 21 (16.41%) Windows Vista
15 19 (14.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 18 (14.06%) Apple iOS
17 17 (13.28%) Finance
18 15 (11.72%) SQL
19 14 (10.94%) Service Management
20 13 (10.16%) Security Cleared

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (31.25%) IBM Notes
2 36 (28.13%) MS Exchange
3 19 (14.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 64 (50.00%) MS Office
2 37 (28.91%) MS Excel
3 21 (16.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.91%) Adobe Captivate
5 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.13%) MS Project
6 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (27.34%) VPN
2 7 (5.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (7.81%) Data Mining
3 9 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.78%) MS Access
6 1 (0.78%) DB2
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Moq
3 1 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.25%) Banking
4 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.91%) Publishing
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (35.94%) Analyst
2 38 (29.69%) Support Engineer
3 23 (17.97%) Service Analyst
4 14 (10.94%) Service Manager
4 14 (10.94%) Support Manager
4 14 (10.94%) Environment Manager
4 14 (10.94%) Service Support Manager
5 13 (10.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.81%) MI Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) IT Support
8 6 (4.69%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.69%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.91%) Administrator
9 5 (3.91%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Rollout Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Remote Desktop Support
10 4 (3.13%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) .NET
2 5 (3.91%) HTML
2 5 (3.91%) jQuery
2 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.13%) CSS
3 4 (3.13%) Ajax
3 4 (3.13%) JSON
3 4 (3.13%) LINQ
4 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.56%) J2EE
6 1 (0.78%) HTML5
6 1 (0.78%) CSS3
6 1 (0.78%) MDX
6 1 (0.78%) WPF
6 1 (0.78%) SOAP
6 1 (0.78%) Web Services
6 1 (0.78%) WinForms
6 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.13%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.47%) NHS
3 3 (2.34%) GIS
3 3 (2.34%) Economics
4 2 (1.56%) PMI
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 80 (62.50%) Windows
2 46 (35.94%) Windows XP
3 35 (27.34%) NetWare
3 35 (27.34%) Windows 2000
4 31 (24.22%) Windows 7
5 21 (16.41%) Windows Vista
6 18 (14.06%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.91%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.34%) UNIX
9 2 (1.56%) Linux
9 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.97%) ITSM
2 14 (10.94%) Service Management
3 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (7.81%) Problem Management
5 9 (7.03%) Workflow
5 9 (7.03%) Project Management
6 7 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.47%) Analytics
7 6 (4.69%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.69%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.13%) MVC
9 3 (2.34%) Change Management
10 2 (1.56%) Data Modelling
10 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.56%) Software Testing
10 2 (1.56%) Project Planning
10 2 (1.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) VBScript
1 32 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.72%) SQL
3 7 (5.47%) C#
4 6 (4.69%) VBA
5 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.13%) C
7 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.78%) Java
8 1 (0.78%) PL/1
8 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.16%) SC Cleared
2 13 (10.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) MCITP
4 2 (1.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCDST
5 1 (0.78%) MCTS
5 1 (0.78%) MCP
5 1 (0.78%) MCSE
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) CCA
5 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.78%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 33 (25.78%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (33.59%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 46 (35.94%) HP
2 40 (31.25%) Lotus
3 35 (27.34%) Citrix
3 35 (27.34%) Novell
4 9 (7.03%) Remedy
5 8 (6.25%) VMware
6 6 (4.69%) Cisco
7 5 (3.91%) Adobe
7 5 (3.91%) Oracle
8 3 (2.34%) Siemens
8 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.78%) Apple
9 1 (0.78%) Telerik
9 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.78%) Cognos
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