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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 102 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSI 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.83% - 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.15% - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £328 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.26%
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
265 213 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.08% 19.07% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 152 75
Median daily rate £420 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 11 £260 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for MSI.

1 42 (100.00%) SQL
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 42 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (95.24%) DHCP
2 40 (95.24%) DNS
2 40 (95.24%) Citrix
2 40 (95.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 37 (88.10%) VMware
4 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
4 22 (52.38%) IIS
4 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 21 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 21 (50.00%) HP
6 20 (47.62%) Clustering
6 20 (47.62%) Application Packaging
6 20 (47.62%) Firewall
6 20 (47.62%) AppSense
6 20 (47.62%) Oracle
6 20 (47.62%) ITIL
6 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (47.62%) Lotus
6 20 (47.62%) IBM Notes
6 20 (47.62%) Apache
6 20 (47.62%) OpenView
6 20 (47.62%) Terminal Services
6 20 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 20 (47.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 20 (47.62%) Middleware

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (52.38%) IIS
2 20 (47.62%) Apache
2 20 (47.62%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (95.24%) DHCP
1 40 (95.24%) DNS
2 20 (47.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) NMock
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.76%) WiX
2 1 (2.38%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Wintel Support
3 6 (14.29%) Server Support
3 6 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Clustering
2 9 (21.43%) CMDB
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Application Packaging
1 20 (47.62%) High Availability
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 19 (45.24%) Software Delivery
2 19 (45.24%) Software Distribution
3 17 (40.48%) ITIL V3
4 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.43%) Change Management
5 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 9 (21.43%) CRM
5 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 9 (21.43%) Escalation Management
5 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 9 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
5 9 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.76%) ETL
6 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (47.62%) PowerShell
4 19 (45.24%) VB
4 19 (45.24%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
3 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
4 12 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (95.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (47.62%) Terminal Services
4 20 (47.62%) XenApp
5 19 (45.24%) XenDesktop
5 19 (45.24%) XenServer
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Clustering
1 20 (47.62%) OpenView
1 20 (47.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 20 (47.62%) Perfmon
1 20 (47.62%) SCCM
1 20 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 14 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (95.24%) Citrix
3 37 (88.10%) VMware
4 21 (50.00%) HP
5 20 (47.62%) AppSense
5 20 (47.62%) Lotus
5 20 (47.62%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat