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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 22 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 11.17% 22.42% 16.07%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 43.02% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 12
Average daily rate
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£290 £295 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.62 £12.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.58 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £26.50 £18.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%
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
88 86 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 44.67% 52.12% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 47
Average daily rate £381 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 8
Average hourly rate £12.62 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.58 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £26.50 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -6 10 £333 +10.83% 15
Middlesbrough - 5 - - 1
Harrogate -1 2 - - 1
Selby - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Thirsk - - - -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) MS Office
3 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
4 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
5 16 (23.88%) SQL
6 14 (20.90%) Windows XP
7 12 (17.91%) Finance
8 11 (16.42%) ITIL
8 11 (16.42%) .NET
9 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
9 9 (13.43%) CRM
9 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
9 9 (13.43%) VMware
9 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
10 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
10 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
10 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (10.45%) C#
11 7 (10.45%) HTML
11 7 (10.45%) CSS
11 7 (10.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (8.96%) XML
12 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
12 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
12 6 (8.96%) Cisco
12 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.99%) CMS
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (32.84%) MS Office
2 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.48%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) LAN
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
1 3 (4.48%) FTP
1 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) Broadband
3 1 (1.49%) PBX
3 1 (1.49%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) MGCP
3 1 (1.49%) H.323
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Law
2 4 (5.97%) Legal
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Developer
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
4 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Change Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) SQL DBA
6 3 (4.48%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (4.48%) DBA
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Administrator
7 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.45%) CSS
3 7 (10.45%) HTML
4 6 (8.96%) XML
5 5 (7.46%) jQuery
6 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.97%) WCF
7 3 (4.48%) Application Packaging
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.48%) Lucene.Net
7 3 (4.48%) XSD
7 3 (4.48%) Lucene
7 3 (4.48%) Ajax
7 3 (4.48%) NHibernate
7 3 (4.48%) Web Services
8 1 (1.49%) COM
8 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.49%) GIS
2 1 (1.49%) Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Windows XP
3 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) CRM
3 5 (7.46%) Service Management
3 5 (7.46%) MVC
4 4 (5.97%) Content Management
4 4 (5.97%) Change Management
4 4 (5.97%) Migration
4 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.97%) Scrum
4 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.97%) OOD
5 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.48%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.99%) ITSM
6 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.45%) C#
4 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.48%) VBScript
7 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) CCNA
4 3 (4.48%) CCA
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.48%) CCEA
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.99%) MCP
6 1 (1.49%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Server
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) XenApp
3 3 (4.48%) XenServer
3 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.49%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Foglight
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) VMware
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco
3 5 (7.46%) Remedy
4 4 (5.97%) Citrix
5 3 (4.48%) HP
5 3 (4.48%) Wyse
5 3 (4.48%) AppSense
6 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.49%) Polycom
6 1 (1.49%) Sophos
6 1 (1.49%) Dell
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) Avaya
6 1 (1.49%) Epicor
6 1 (1.49%) Mapinfo
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