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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 9.09% 5.41% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% 10.53% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +230.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
14 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 42.42% 51.35% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 5
Median daily rate £438 £400 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £214 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +230.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 24 August 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 25 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix