The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 30 6
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 3.17% 4.35% 18.52%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 8.62% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £133 £425 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.82% +183.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £389 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £445 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
Microsoft
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 58 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 30.16% 50.43% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 54 10
Median daily rate £388 £450 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +200.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £363 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £22.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Cryptography
2 7 (53.85%) PKI
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
4 5 (38.46%) FIPS 140-2
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
7 2 (15.38%) Sonatype
7 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) CGI
7 2 (15.38%) CA
7 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
7 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Extranet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
1 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
1 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cryptography Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
4 2 (15.38%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CGI
1 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Cryptography
1 7 (53.85%) PKI
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ETRM
1 1 (7.69%) Information Security
1 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
1 1 (7.69%) MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
1 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) CA
2 2 (15.38%) Sonatype
2 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) BT
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.69%) Polycom
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) VMware