The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 9 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 16.98% 14.29% 9.62%
As % of the Vendors category 34.62% 34.78% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £463 £182 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+154.12% -44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £158 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £223 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.06 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +3.44%
Microsoft
London

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

Vendors Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 49.06% 41.07% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 16
Median daily rate £375 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £179 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £415 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) Release Management
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) Workflow
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 3 (16.67%) OPENHousing
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (16.67%) Local Government
5 3 (16.67%) Northgate
5 3 (16.67%) Civica
5 3 (16.67%) Capita
5 3 (16.67%) Academy Housing
5 3 (16.67%) Orchard
5 3 (16.67%) arcHouse
5 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (16.67%) QMS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Academy Housing
1 3 (16.67%) arcHouse
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (16.67%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) MSTest
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Migration Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Server Migration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) QMS
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) C#
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Samba
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Capita
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Civica
2 3 (16.67%) Northgate
2 3 (16.67%) Orchard
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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