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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 8.57% 15.15% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 37.04% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Median daily rate £375 £431 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.99% +1.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.80% -
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
12 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 34.29% 40.91% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 9
Median daily rate £425 £348 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £150 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.40 £43.00 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.86% +175.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) SailPoint
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) BeanShell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) IAG
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Nortel
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds