The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 28 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 33 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.01% 11.03% 12.47%
As % of the Vendors category 16.34% 30.61% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 26
Median daily rate £344 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £11.88 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Microsoft
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
202 147 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.89% 36.03% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 83 79
Median daily rate £393 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 11
Median hourly rate £11.73 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £19.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (29.69%) Windows
3 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
4 15 (23.44%) .NET
5 14 (21.88%) C#
5 14 (21.88%) SQL
5 14 (21.88%) ITIL
5 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (17.19%) Web Services
6 11 (17.19%) VMware
7 10 (15.63%) MS Office
7 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.06%) Degree
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 8 (12.50%) WCF
9 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
10 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (10.94%) MSTest
10 7 (10.94%) Entity Framework
10 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
10 7 (10.94%) Migration
11 6 (9.38%) Office 365
11 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project
4 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Skype
2 2 (3.13%) Broadband
2 2 (3.13%) DHCP
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) SMTP
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) ADSL
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) Power BI
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.94%) MSTest
3 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.13%) Bower
4 2 (3.13%) gulp
5 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (7.81%) Advertising
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 16 (25.00%) Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Service Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Architect
5 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (4.69%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) Web Services
3 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.50%) WCF
4 7 (10.94%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.13%) jQuery
5 2 (3.13%) Middleware
5 2 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.13%) RequireJS
5 2 (3.13%) REST
5 2 (3.13%) RESTful
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.56%) WPF
6 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.13%) DataPower
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.56%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.69%) Unix
7 2 (3.13%) Linux
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
3 7 (10.94%) Migration
4 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 4 (6.25%) UML
6 3 (4.69%) CRM
6 3 (4.69%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (4.69%) ERP
6 3 (4.69%) ITSM
6 3 (4.69%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (4.69%) OO
6 3 (4.69%) Project Management
6 3 (4.69%) V-Model
6 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL V2
7 2 (3.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) C#
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) HNC
2 4 (6.25%) HND
3 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.69%) MCP
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSA
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) CCA
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.56%) VCAP
5 1 (1.56%) VCDX
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) VMware
2 5 (7.81%) Citrix
3 3 (4.69%) IBM
3 3 (4.69%) NetApp
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Intel
5 1 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) Software AG
5 1 (1.56%) Veeam
5 1 (1.56%) webMethods
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago