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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 12.50% - 31.25%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% - 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.60%
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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
49 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 87.50% - 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 0 2
Average daily rate £500 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 - £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Law
1 6 (66.67%) Legal
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Law
1 6 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
1 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
1 1 (11.11%) OO
1 1 (11.11%) OOD
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
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