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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 10.53% 14.29% 36.84%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 22.22% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% -14.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.94 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -11.52%
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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
7 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 36.84% 64.29% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £236 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.73% -47.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.75 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.47% -14.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leamington Spa

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Leamington Spa region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Leamington Spa

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) DataPower
4 1 (12.50%) SSDT
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SSDT
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (12.50%) MDX
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DataPower
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) SCORM
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) zOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Trillium
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
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