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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 6.90% - 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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London

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
23 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 79.31% 31.25% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 7
Average daily rate £375 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £404 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) XMPP
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Author
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) BT
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