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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.86% 15.79% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 60.00% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£390 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.96
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.07%
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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 Hammersmith region.

Vendors Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 51.43% 26.32% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £400 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) COM
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau