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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 7 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 23.33% 9.68% 31.43%
As % of the Vendors category 77.78% 33.33% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £300 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
9 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 30.00% 29.03% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Median daily rate £290 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £445 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -2 7 £300 -25.00% 8
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Information Management
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC

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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Aligne
1 1 (8.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Report Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (8.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Information Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware