The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 8 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +220.00%
MSI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
151 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.18% 10.61% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 40 30
Average daily rate £405 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.68% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MSI
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Applications Packager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Packager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft