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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huntingdon 4.55% 10.00% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 18.75% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £404 £413 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +106.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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
11 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huntingdon 50.00% 53.33% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £362 £413 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £191 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
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 26 September 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 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Heroku
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) SOQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SOQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel