The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 122 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing MSI 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 1.02% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £338 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £410 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £338 £280
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +20.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+67.64% -33.33%
MSI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
362 392 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.54% 14.41% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 216 206
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £210 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £32.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MSI across the East of England region.

MSI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the East of England region.

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MSI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
Essex +1 2 £373 -12.35% 1
Hertfordshire +11 1 £350 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 East of England region with a requirement for MSI.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) AppSense
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Wyse
3 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix