The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
London / Hounslow
Rank 4 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 20.00% - 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% - 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £395 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Vendors Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 65.00% 55.56% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 12
Median daily rate £395 £560 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.46% +51.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £100 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £565 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Microsoft
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Primavera
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) ERP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow 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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Primavera
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Support
1 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planner
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) PMO Planner
4 1 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle