The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 44 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.12% 0.40% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.49% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£418 £333 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.43 £12.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+86.93% -61.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 24 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.19% 9.68% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 10 22
Average daily rate £450 £329 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.88% -16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £233 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MSI
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) SMS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix