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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / Feltham
Rank 1 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 47.06% 10.64% 21.28%
As % of the Vendors category 72.73% 27.78% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £438 £440 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £371 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £446 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
11 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 64.71% 38.30% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 20
Median daily rate £438 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £292 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Feltham

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Feltham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) MS Office
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) System Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) MS Project
9 2 (13.33%) HTML
9 2 (13.33%) COM
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) SEO
9 2 (13.33%) Legal
9 2 (13.33%) Publishing
9 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing

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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (20.00%) MS Project
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Content Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Content Strategist
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Site Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) COM
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Publishing
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Earned Value Management
3 2 (13.33%) Integrated Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware