The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 23.40% 7.81% 41.67%
As % of the Vendors category 64.71% 33.33% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £188 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Microsoft
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 36.17% 23.44% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 8
Median daily rate £400 £209 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.61% -40.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - 9 £400 - 4
Spalding -2 2 - -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

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

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 5 (35.71%) Remedy
4 5 (35.71%) arcserve
4 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
4 5 (35.71%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
4 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
4 5 (35.71%) Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Advertising
6 2 (14.29%) Migration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) arcserve
2 5 (35.71%) Remedy
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
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