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 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 420 373 380
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +7
Contract jobs citing MSI 19 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 1.45% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 42
Median daily rate £375 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £335 £280
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £43.50
MSI
England

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
3771 3178 3096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.38% 13.95% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2228 2294
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Median hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
City of London +42 5 £525 +61.53%
Croydon -13 1 £325 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) PowerShell
3 22 (57.89%) SCCM
4 21 (55.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (50.00%) Finance
6 16 (42.11%) Windows 7
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) InstallShield
8 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) VBScript
10 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (28.95%) SQL
11 11 (28.95%) ITIL
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
13 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
14 7 (18.42%) Derivative
14 7 (18.42%) Banking
14 7 (18.42%) AppSense
14 7 (18.42%) TeamCity
14 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (18.42%) Front Office
14 7 (18.42%) Citrix
14 7 (18.42%) MSMQ
14 7 (18.42%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (15.79%) Project Management
15 6 (15.79%) Intel Security
15 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
15 6 (15.79%) VMware
15 6 (15.79%) WSUS

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 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (2.63%) DMZ
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) InstallShield
2 7 (18.42%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.42%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.53%) WinDbg
4 2 (5.26%) AdminStudio
4 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) Hudson
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Front Office
3 5 (13.16%) Legal
4 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Applications Packager
2 6 (15.79%) Environment Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) PowerShell Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) SCCM Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SCCM Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) MSMQ
2 2 (5.26%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Derivative
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) PDA
3 1 (2.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (28.95%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.79%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Application Discovery
6 4 (10.53%) ITSM
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE
6 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.26%) System Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 13 (34.21%) VBScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.53%) BitLocker
4 4 (10.53%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) Docker
5 2 (5.26%) GlusterFS
5 2 (5.26%) pfSense
5 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.26%) vCloud
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (57.89%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) WSUS
3 4 (10.53%) Perfmon
4 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.89%) Puppet
5 2 (5.26%) Ansible
5 2 (5.26%) CFEngine
5 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.26%) Kibana
5 2 (5.26%) logstash
5 2 (5.26%) Salt
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
5 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.63%) AppDNA
6 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Intune
6 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) AppSense
2 7 (18.42%) Citrix
3 6 (15.79%) Intel Security
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Altiris
4 4 (10.53%) LANDesk
4 4 (10.53%) Lumension
4 4 (10.53%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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