The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Yorkshire 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 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 18.18% 10.64% 18.75%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 50.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £310 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.16%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
East Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 59.09% 21.28% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Median daily rate £315 £375 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £288 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +57.89%
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 East Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in East Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the East Yorkshire 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
Hull +3 4 £310 +3.33% 3
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Power View
1 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Report Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware