The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 34 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.88% 16.04% 13.12%
As % of the Vendors category 35.79% 40.19% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 27
Median daily rate £308 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £165 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £418 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +53.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £17.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £43.10 £15.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £14.93
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +0.45%
Microsoft
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 107 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.78% 39.93% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 89
Median daily rate £350 £373 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +38.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +48.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £17.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.27 £43.50 £23.40
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 Devon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Devon region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Devon region over the 3 months to 9 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
Exeter +2 19 £300 +11.62% 1
Plymouth 0 8 £325 -9.72% 3
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 9 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 Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 44 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 32 (43.24%) .NET
3 24 (32.43%) SQL
4 23 (31.08%) SharePoint
5 21 (28.38%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.62%) ITIL
7 16 (21.62%) C#
8 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
9 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (17.57%) HTML
10 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
10 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (16.22%) CSS
11 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
11 12 (16.22%) Oracle
12 11 (14.86%) OO
12 11 (14.86%) OOD
12 11 (14.86%) ETL
12 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (13.51%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (13.51%) Degree
13 10 (13.51%) QlikView
13 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
13 10 (13.51%) ERP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 23 (31.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.70%) Moodle
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) LAN
1 4 (5.41%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) DHCP
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.05%) VoIP
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) ISDN
3 2 (2.70%) MPLS
3 2 (2.70%) Skype
3 2 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.35%) SSL
4 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (13.51%) QlikView
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (12.16%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.35%) MySQL
10 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (8.11%) Advertising
1 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (1.35%) Billing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) SharePoint Developer
3 14 (18.92%) .NET Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (13.51%) QlikView Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior QlikView Developer
7 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Business Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (4.05%) IT Support
11 2 (2.70%) Dashboard Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) .NET
2 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
2 13 (17.57%) HTML
3 12 (16.22%) CSS
4 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (12.16%) REST
5 9 (12.16%) WCF
6 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.11%) jQuery
7 6 (8.11%) JSON
8 5 (6.76%) SOAP
8 5 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (6.76%) Web Services
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
9 4 (5.41%) WPF
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.70%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.05%) NHS
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.70%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) ITIL
4 11 (14.86%) ETL
4 11 (14.86%) OO
4 11 (14.86%) OOD
5 10 (13.51%) ERP
5 10 (13.51%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (12.16%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (12.16%) ETL Development
6 9 (12.16%) MVC
7 8 (10.81%) SDLC
8 7 (9.46%) Scrum
9 5 (6.76%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.41%) ITSM
11 3 (4.05%) Change Control
11 3 (4.05%) Migration
11 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) C#
3 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.41%) MCSE
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.05%) CCNA
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.70%) CCDA
6 2 (2.70%) CNA
6 2 (2.70%) CNE
6 2 (2.70%) MCITP
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 2 (2.70%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) IFS
3 6 (8.11%) VMware
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) BT
5 3 (4.05%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) Sophos
6 2 (2.70%) Novell
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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