The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 9.09% 10.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Microsoft
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Middlesbrough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 54.55% 67.50% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 0
Average daily rate £290 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Expert
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ADO
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sage
Middlesbrough
Nigel Frank International
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