The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Microsoft Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft Specialist
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 294 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 93.69% 95.15% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 156 101
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.50 £26.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Microsoft Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Liverpool region that featured Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

Microsoft Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Microsoft Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region featuring Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft