The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 19.23% 2.94% 18.75%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 5.26% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £120 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 Hammersmith region.

Vendors Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 26.92% 55.88% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 0
Median daily rate £150 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 1 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (83.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix