The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England / London
Rank 367 392 370
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Contract jobs citing MSI 28 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.098% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.65% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 21
Median daily rate £363 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3385 3220 3204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.78% 15.05% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2451 2354 2396
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in London

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in London

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in London

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in London

MSI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +9 9 £418 -1.76% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 London region with a requirement for MSI.

1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) SCCM
3 29 (55.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 27 (51.92%) PowerShell
5 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
6 18 (34.62%) Windows 10
7 17 (32.69%) Application Packaging
8 16 (30.77%) VBScript
9 12 (23.08%) Citrix
10 10 (19.23%) SQL
11 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
12 8 (15.38%) VB
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) VMware
12 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
13 7 (13.46%) Patch Management
13 7 (13.46%) Migration
13 7 (13.46%) Release Management
13 7 (13.46%) XenApp
13 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
13 7 (13.46%) .NET
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
14 6 (11.54%) ITIL
14 6 (11.54%) Linux
14 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (11.54%) vSphere
14 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
15 5 (9.62%) Software Packaging
15 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (9.62%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) IaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) AMQP
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) GIS
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.85%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) Impala
3 2 (3.85%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (1.92%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) GitLab
2 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Applications Packager
2 6 (11.54%) Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Tester
5 2 (3.85%) Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Applications Tester
5 2 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Developer
5 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.62%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) JSON Schema
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
3 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (3.85%) RESTful
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) XSD
4 1 (1.92%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) CESG
3 1 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Windows 10
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.54%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Application Packaging
2 7 (13.46%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Patch Management
2 7 (13.46%) Release Management
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Document Management
5 4 (7.69%) Case Management
5 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.69%) Software Distribution
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) Security Hardening
7 2 (3.85%) DevOps
7 2 (3.85%) ITSM
7 2 (3.85%) Microservices
7 2 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.92%) SDLC
8 1 (1.92%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) PowerShell
2 16 (30.77%) VBScript
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) VB
5 5 (9.62%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) Java
7 2 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) CLAS
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) GISP
4 1 (1.92%) MCDST
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCTS
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
3 7 (13.46%) XenApp
3 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
4 6 (11.54%) vSphere
5 3 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.92%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (63.46%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Sysprep
2 4 (7.69%) WSUS
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.77%) Puppet
3 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.85%) Ansible
4 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.85%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (3.85%) Packer
4 2 (3.85%) vRealize
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) Citrix
3 8 (15.38%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Dell
4 4 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec
5 3 (5.77%) Altiris
5 3 (5.77%) AppSense
6 2 (3.85%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.85%) EMC
6 2 (3.85%) Google
6 2 (3.85%) Informatica
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) Sybase
6 2 (3.85%) Teradata
6 2 (3.85%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.92%) Qualys
7 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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