The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Isle of Wight region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight 33.33% - 100.00%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Isle of Wight region.

Vendors Category
Isle of Wight
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £488 - £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the Isle of Wight

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the Isle of Wight

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in the Isle of Wight

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in the Isle of Wight

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in the Isle of Wight

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in the Isle of Wight

Microsoft
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the Isle of Wight

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Isle of Wight 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 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) ETL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in the Isle of Wight by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Isle of Wight 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) VMware