The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 33 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.71% 21.66% 15.75%
As % of the Vendors category 40.24% 56.63% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 26
Median daily rate £306 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £14.48 £16.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.55% +28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.45 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £45.00 £17.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +3.44%
Microsoft
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 83 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 53.95% 38.25% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 88
Median daily rate £325 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Median hourly rate £14.63 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
York 0 16 £300 +9.09% 9
Harrogate +2 5 £405 +54.28% 4
Middlesbrough -1 5 £375 +16.27% 1
Northallerton - 4 £313 -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 47 (49.47%) Windows
2 31 (32.63%) SharePoint
3 30 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 27 (28.42%) CRM
4 27 (28.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
6 24 (25.26%) Social Network
7 23 (24.21%) SQL
7 23 (24.21%) Windows Server
8 22 (23.16%) VMware
9 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
10 20 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 18 (18.95%) .NET
12 16 (16.84%) Dynamics AX
12 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (14.74%) SCCM
13 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (13.68%) Mobile Device Management
15 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
15 12 (12.63%) Skype for Business
15 12 (12.63%) Application Packaging
15 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
15 12 (12.63%) SFIA
16 11 (11.58%) MS Office
17 10 (10.53%) Java
17 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 31 (32.63%) SharePoint
2 25 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (21.05%) MS Exchange
4 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (12.63%) Skype for Business
5 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (9.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (8.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.05%) CMS
9 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.58%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (28.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (16.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) DHCP
1 7 (7.37%) DNS
2 5 (5.26%) Firewall
2 5 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 5 (5.26%) Network Security
3 3 (3.16%) LAN
3 3 (3.16%) SAN
3 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.11%) Internet
4 2 (2.11%) WAN
5 1 (1.05%) VPN
5 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.05%) Power BI
7 1 (1.05%) QlikView
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.11%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.05%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Advertising
2 4 (4.21%) Law
3 1 (1.05%) Back Office
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (14.74%) Developer
2 9 (9.47%) Architect
2 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Support
2 9 (9.47%) Support Engineer
3 8 (8.42%) Analyst
3 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (7.37%) IT Technician
4 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.32%) Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (4.21%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.05%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.05%) CSS
3 1 (1.05%) CSS3
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) HTML5
3 1 (1.05%) Kendo UI
3 1 (1.05%) Middleware
3 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.05%) WCF
3 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Social Network
2 9 (9.47%) Clustering
3 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.26%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.11%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) PMI
7 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (49.47%) Windows
2 23 (24.21%) Windows Server
3 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.16%) Android
6 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Phone
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.11%) Linux
7 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) CRM
2 13 (13.68%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (12.63%) Application Packaging
3 12 (12.63%) SFIA
4 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (9.47%) SOA
5 8 (8.42%) Business Analysis
5 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (8.42%) Server Virtualisation
5 8 (8.42%) System Testing
5 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.37%) ITIL
6 7 (7.37%) Migration
6 7 (7.37%) Project Management
7 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.32%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.32%) Service Management
7 6 (6.32%) Validation
8 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.21%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) Java
3 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.05%) C++
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.05%) XPath
6 1 (1.05%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.47%) Degree
3 4 (4.21%) CCA
3 4 (4.21%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.21%) MCSE
4 3 (3.16%) ISEB
5 2 (2.11%) MCDST
5 2 (2.11%) MCITP
5 2 (2.11%) MCTS
5 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 30 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.42%) VMware ESX
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.21%) XenApp
4 4 (4.21%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.05%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.05%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) SCCM
2 6 (6.32%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.21%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.21%) WSUS
4 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) VMware
2 8 (8.42%) Citrix
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) AppSense
3 4 (4.21%) Dell
3 4 (4.21%) IBM
3 4 (4.21%) Symantec
4 3 (3.16%) Cisco
4 3 (3.16%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) NetApp
5 2 (2.11%) Remedy
5 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.05%) Intel
6 1 (1.05%) Qualys
6 1 (1.05%) Sage
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £110.00 - £120.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £8.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £15.00 - £28.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago