The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Huntingdon 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 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huntingdon 17.65% 13.64% 30.77%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 25.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £264 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% -
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 - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.80% -
Microsoft
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Huntingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huntingdon 76.47% 54.55% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Median daily rate £362 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £401 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
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 Huntingdon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Huntingdon

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Huntingdon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Huntingdon region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Huntingdon

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Huntingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

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 Huntingdon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) DameWare
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Post-Production
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) DameWare
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
1 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) VMware