The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Harrow region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 10.00% 8.33% 23.81%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 16.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£125 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Vendors Category
Harrow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 40.00% 50.00% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £188 £363 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.27% +18.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £341 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £363 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Harrow

Microsoft
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory