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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England / London
Rank 381 395 367
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing MSI 27 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.53% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 22
Median daily rate £363 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £463 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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
3429 3181 3103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.63% 15.41% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2497 2379 2393
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £26.39 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +4 7 £375 +3.44% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £350 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) SCCM
3 26 (53.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (48.98%) PowerShell
5 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) Application Packaging
6 17 (34.69%) Windows 10
7 13 (26.53%) VBScript
8 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
9 10 (20.41%) SQL
9 10 (20.41%) Citrix
10 9 (18.37%) VB
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
11 8 (16.33%) Release Management
12 7 (14.29%) Migration
12 7 (14.29%) VMware
12 7 (14.29%) Python
12 7 (14.29%) .NET
12 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.29%) Patch Management
13 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
13 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
13 6 (12.24%) LANDesk
13 6 (12.24%) Document Management
14 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
14 5 (10.20%) WSUS
14 5 (10.20%) GIS
14 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
14 5 (10.20%) Finance

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 (10.20%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.08%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Office 365
3 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) AMQP
3 2 (4.08%) LDAP
3 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) GIS
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.08%) Impala
3 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.08%) Pentaho
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Hudson
2 2 (4.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.04%) GitLab
3 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 5 (10.20%) Consultant
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.04%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.16%) Software Packaging
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) J2EE
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) JSON
4 2 (4.08%) JSON Schema
4 2 (4.08%) Node.js
4 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) RESTful
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) XSD
5 1 (2.04%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) CESG
3 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows 10
3 8 (16.33%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.12%) Unix
8 2 (4.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Application Packaging
2 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Release Management
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 6 (12.24%) Document Management
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Software Distribution
6 4 (8.16%) Case Management
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Security Hardening
8 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Information Assurance
8 2 (4.08%) ITSM
8 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) PowerShell
2 13 (26.53%) VBScript
3 10 (20.41%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) VB
5 7 (14.29%) Python
6 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.20%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) GISP
3 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) CLAS
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) MCDST
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) XenApp
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
4 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.08%) vCloud
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
6 1 (2.04%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Docker
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (65.31%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 5 (10.20%) Sysprep
2 5 (10.20%) WSUS
3 4 (8.16%) Ansible
4 2 (4.08%) CFEngine
4 2 (4.08%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.08%) Kibana
4 2 (4.08%) logstash
4 2 (4.08%) Packer
4 2 (4.08%) Salt
4 2 (4.08%) vRealize
4 2 (4.08%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) LANDesk
5 4 (8.16%) Google
5 4 (8.16%) Intel Security
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.08%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle
6 2 (4.08%) Qualys
6 2 (4.08%) Sybase
6 2 (4.08%) Teradata
6 2 (4.08%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) F5
7 1 (2.04%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
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