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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 51.85% 9.09% 35.71%
As % of the Vendors category 60.87% 40.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft
Surrey

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
23 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 85.19% 22.73% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £294 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -30.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £266 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £314 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Egham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 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 Egham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (45.00%) PaaS
2 9 (45.00%) IaaS
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Release Management
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (35.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (35.00%) AppDynamics
4 7 (35.00%) Application Performance Management
4 7 (35.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (35.00%) Server Building
4 7 (35.00%) Dynatrace
4 7 (35.00%) New Relic
4 7 (35.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (30.00%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Egham 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 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) IaaS
1 9 (45.00%) PaaS
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.00%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Application Performance Management
2 7 (35.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Kanban
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (35.00%) Release Management
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) Server Building
3 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) AppDynamics
1 7 (35.00%) Dynatrace
1 7 (35.00%) New Relic
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat