The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 71 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing MSI 2 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 1.22% 2.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 15.49% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Average daily rate
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£263 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £13.30
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +91.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
80 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.35% 7.89% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 41
Average daily rate £325 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MSI
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft