The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 43 40 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.89% 8.75% 12.63%
As % of the Vendors category 24.02% 19.90% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 30
Median daily rate £313 £300 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £179 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £10.69 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.64 £13.26 £17.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.80% -
Microsoft
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
179 201 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 41.15% 43.98% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 116 92
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -16.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £11.21 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.98 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Nottingham +3 35 £338 +12.50% 17
Retford - 1 £138 -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 23 (30.26%) SQL
3 23 (30.26%) Windows
4 19 (25.00%) ITIL
4 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (21.05%) VMware
5 16 (21.05%) .NET
6 15 (19.74%) C#
7 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
8 11 (14.47%) MS Office
8 11 (14.47%) Web Services
8 11 (14.47%) SCCM
8 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
10 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.84%) Advertising
10 9 (11.84%) Degree
10 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
10 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (10.53%) WCF
11 8 (10.53%) MSTest
11 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
11 8 (10.53%) Office 365
11 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.53%) Migration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.26%) CMS
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Office
3 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.95%) MS Project
4 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) ADSL
2 2 (2.63%) Broadband
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
2 2 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) VLAN
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.32%) Informix
8 1 (1.32%) MS Access
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.32%) Power BI
8 1 (1.32%) QlikView
8 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.53%) MSTest
3 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) Bower
4 2 (2.63%) gulp
General
1 9 (11.84%) Advertising
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Local Government
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.95%) IT Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) IT Support
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (3.95%) SSAS Developer
8 3 (3.95%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 11 (14.47%) Web Services
3 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 8 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.63%) jQuery
4 2 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.63%) RequireJS
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.32%) Middleware
5 1 (1.32%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) RESTful
5 1 (1.32%) SOAP
5 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.32%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.32%) DataPower
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.26%) Unix
6 3 (3.95%) Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) AIX
8 1 (1.32%) Gentoo
8 1 (1.32%) HPUX
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
4 8 (10.53%) Migration
5 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.26%) ETL
6 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.26%) Project Management
6 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.26%) UML
7 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.95%) CRM
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) ERP
7 3 (3.95%) OO
7 3 (3.95%) Regression Testing
7 3 (3.95%) Service Management
7 3 (3.95%) System Testing
7 3 (3.95%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) C#
3 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) Java
5 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) Korn
7 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) HNC
2 5 (6.58%) HND
2 5 (6.58%) MCP
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.95%) MCSA
3 3 (3.95%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.32%) CISSP
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) MCITP
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.32%) ISO27002
System Software
1 24 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Firmware
3 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) VMware
2 8 (10.53%) NetApp
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) EMC
5 2 (2.63%) HP
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.32%) Intel
6 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.32%) QNX
6 1 (1.32%) Remedy
6 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.32%) Software AG
6 1 (1.32%) Veeam
6 1 (1.32%) webMethods
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