The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Feltham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 4.41% 11.11% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 7.89% 28.57% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £396 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +65.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.43% -
Microsoft
London

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

Vendors Category
Feltham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 55.88% 38.89% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 12
Median daily rate £475 £389 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.18% -0.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £425 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Feltham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in Feltham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Feltham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Feltham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Feltham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Feltham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) MS Project
4 4 (36.36%) PMI
4 4 (36.36%) PMP
4 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
5 3 (27.27%) MS Access
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (27.27%) Learning Management System
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) SFIA
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Feltham 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Master Data Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) HR Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Master Data Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP MDM Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) PMI
2 3 (27.27%) Learning Management System
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
4 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
4 1 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (9.09%) iPhone
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) PDM
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) SFIA
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
2 4 (36.36%) PMP
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) VMware