The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 19 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.10% 17.50% 18.95%
As % of the Vendors category 26.76% 36.36% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 18
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +72.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.45 £16.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.41% -9.72%
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 Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 77 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 48.97% 48.13% 53.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 47
Average daily rate £475 £383 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.18% +19.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 20
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £15.80 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.50 £50.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 24 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
3 16 (31.37%) Windows
4 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
5 13 (25.49%) VMware
6 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (19.61%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) .NET
7 10 (19.61%) MS Office
7 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
8 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
9 8 (15.69%) C#
9 8 (15.69%) CRM
9 8 (15.69%) ERP
9 8 (15.69%) Lync
10 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
10 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (13.73%) Degree
10 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
10 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
11 6 (11.76%) Firewall
11 6 (11.76%) Citrix
11 6 (11.76%) DNS
11 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (11.76%) MCITP
11 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (15.69%) Lync
2 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.61%) MS Office
3 5 (9.80%) MS Project
3 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) DNS
1 6 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) VoIP
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) Intranet
5 1 (1.96%) MPLS
5 1 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) SMTP
5 1 (1.96%) IPsec
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) RequisitePro
1 2 (3.92%) CaliberRM
1 2 (3.92%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 2 (3.92%) CRM Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.96%) WinForms
6 1 (1.96%) Sass
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) PKI
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Statistics
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) CRM
2 8 (15.69%) ERP
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) MVC
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Content Management
7 2 (3.92%) Document Management
7 2 (3.92%) Scrum
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) MCITP
6 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.84%) CISSP
7 4 (7.84%) HND
8 3 (5.88%) MCSE
8 3 (5.88%) MCSA
8 3 (5.88%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.92%) MCDBA
9 2 (3.92%) MCTS
9 2 (3.92%) MCP
10 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) CCNA
10 1 (1.96%) CCDA
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
1 4 (7.84%) WSUS
1 4 (7.84%) SCOM
1 4 (7.84%) SCVMM
1 4 (7.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.92%) ZENworks
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) VMware
2 6 (11.76%) Citrix
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) HP
4 4 (7.84%) Veritas
4 4 (7.84%) Sophos
5 2 (3.92%) Altiris
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (1.96%) CA
6 1 (1.96%) NetApp
6 1 (1.96%) Novell
6 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.96%) Tufin
6 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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