The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leamington Spa region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 25.00% 13.04% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 42.86% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% +26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.85%
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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 Leamington Spa region.

Vendors Category
Leamington Spa
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 50.00% 30.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate £188 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.52% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £450 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £375
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 £11.00 - -
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 Leamington Spa

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leamington Spa 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MOS
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Panasonic
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) LAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leamington Spa 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Training Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MOS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Panasonic
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco