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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 9.52% 14.29% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 50.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £325 £200 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%

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
12 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 57.14% 28.57% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 15
Median daily rate £323 £363 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +113.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £178 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £488 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +5 2 £325 +62.50% 8
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 4 (44.44%) PowerPivot
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) SCOM
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Power View
1 4 (44.44%) PowerPivot
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Report Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware