The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.45% 10.00% 7.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 22.22% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 6
Median daily rate - £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.43% -
Microsoft
London

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

Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43 72 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 74.14% 45.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 27
Median daily rate £430 £463 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% -9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.08% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) JSR 170
3 2 (33.33%) JSTL
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) JProfiler
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) VisualVM
3 2 (33.33%) VersionOne
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JProfiler
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) VersionOne
1 2 (33.33%) VisualVM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Spotfire Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) JSR 170
1 2 (33.33%) JSTL
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Error Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau