The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSI 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.36% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£163 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.43 £12.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+86.93% -58.26%
MSI
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
150 122 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.56% 13.32% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 92 66
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £243 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 £31.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) RTSP
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) PDA
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) RTSP
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft