The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Egham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 8.89% 35.71% 75.00%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 55.56% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£315 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Egham region.

Vendors Category
Egham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 22.22% 64.29% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £294 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Egham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Egham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Egham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Egham

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Egham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Egham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Egham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Moodle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Egham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Egham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Moodle
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Managing Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Moodle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) VLE
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy
1 1 (16.67%) VMware