The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 13 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 12.62% 9.26% 32.43%
As % of the Vendors category 20.97% 20.83% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 16
Average daily rate
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£419 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £234 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
62 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 60.19% 44.44% 56.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 25
Average daily rate £398 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £190 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) UNIX
5 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.67%) Change Control
6 4 (16.67%) AIX
6 4 (16.67%) SAP
6 4 (16.67%) Maximo
6 4 (16.67%) AS400
6 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 3 (12.50%) Network Design
7 3 (12.50%) SCCM
7 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) MCSE
7 3 (12.50%) CRM
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) SAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (8.33%) Lync
6 1 (4.17%) SAS
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
3 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Maximo
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) DMZ
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Interactive Media
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (8.33%) Architect
2 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Problem Manager
2 2 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Designer
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Email Marketing Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) JSF
2 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.17%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) AS400
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) zOS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C-shell
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
3 1 (4.17%) XQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) VB6
3 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCIE
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Meraki
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee
4 2 (8.33%) Websense
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) ExactTarget
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