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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 56 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.23% 16.53% 12.91%
As % of the Vendors category 27.32% 41.50% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £480 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.25 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.80 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.08 £13.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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
205 147 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 44.76% 39.84% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 47 79
Average daily rate £350 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £151 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Nottingham -2 53 £363 +4.31% 29
Worksop - - - -
Mansfield - - - -
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 36 (33.96%) Windows
2 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
3 24 (22.64%) Active Directory
4 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
5 21 (19.81%) SQL
5 21 (19.81%) MS Office
6 20 (18.87%) .NET
7 19 (17.92%) Windows 7
8 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange
9 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (13.21%) Windows XP
10 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (12.26%) Finance
12 12 (11.32%) Project Management
13 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
13 11 (10.38%) DNS
13 11 (10.38%) C#
13 11 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
14 10 (9.43%) Linux
14 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
14 10 (9.43%) Degree
14 10 (9.43%) SCCM
15 9 (8.49%) ITIL
15 9 (8.49%) Oracle
15 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
15 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (8.49%) Cisco
15 9 (8.49%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.55%) Lync
4 4 (3.77%) MTS
5 3 (2.83%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.83%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (2.83%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.83%) Moodle
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.94%) Apache
7 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 21 (19.81%) MS Office
3 4 (3.77%) MS Project
3 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
1 11 (10.38%) DNS
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 7 (6.60%) Internet
4 5 (4.72%) VLAN
4 5 (4.72%) DMZ
4 5 (4.72%) WAN
5 4 (3.77%) ADSL
5 4 (3.77%) Broadband
5 4 (3.77%) PBX
5 4 (3.77%) SSL
6 3 (2.83%) VoIP
6 3 (2.83%) DHCP
6 3 (2.83%) Wireless
6 3 (2.83%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.89%) FCoE
7 2 (1.89%) LAN
7 2 (1.89%) SAN
7 2 (1.89%) SNMP
8 1 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.89%) OLAP
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.94%) MS Access
8 1 (0.94%) DB2
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.83%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.83%) Selenium
2 3 (2.83%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.89%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.94%) MSTest
4 1 (0.94%) Ranorex
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Advertising
3 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.94%) Front Office
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Analyst
2 24 (22.64%) Developer
3 8 (7.55%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
4 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.72%) .NET Developer
6 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
6 4 (3.77%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (3.77%) Documentation Specialist
7 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (2.83%) IT Support
7 3 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (2.83%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) QA Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Developer
7 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (2.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) .NET
2 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.72%) CSS
3 5 (4.72%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.77%) COM
5 3 (2.83%) Web Services
5 3 (2.83%) WCF
5 3 (2.83%) jQuery
5 3 (2.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.89%) MDX
7 1 (0.94%) HTML5
7 1 (0.94%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.94%) XML
7 1 (0.94%) ADSI
7 1 (0.94%) APPC
7 1 (0.94%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.83%) NHS
1 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
1 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.89%) Replication
2 2 (1.89%) Clustering
3 1 (0.94%) PKI
3 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) iSeries
3 1 (0.94%) Open Source
3 1 (0.94%) iPad
3 1 (0.94%) AS400
3 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.96%) Windows
2 19 (17.92%) Windows 7
3 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (13.21%) Windows XP
5 10 (9.43%) Linux
6 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.60%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.72%) UNIX
8 5 (4.72%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.77%) AIX
10 1 (0.94%) Solaris
10 1 (0.94%) SUSE
10 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.94%) i5/OS
10 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.32%) Project Management
3 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (8.49%) ITIL
4 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.60%) Service Management
5 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
5 7 (6.60%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (5.66%) Migration
7 5 (4.72%) MVC
7 5 (4.72%) Business Analysis
7 5 (4.72%) OO
7 5 (4.72%) Usability Testing
8 4 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.83%) ETL
9 3 (2.83%) Line Management
9 3 (2.83%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) SQL
2 11 (10.38%) C#
3 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.77%) VB
5 4 (3.77%) VB6
5 4 (3.77%) Ruby
6 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.89%) C
8 1 (0.94%) RPG
8 1 (0.94%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) COBOL
8 1 (0.94%) Java
8 1 (0.94%) X++
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.77%) MCSE
6 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.83%) MCITP
7 2 (1.89%) MCSA
8 1 (0.94%) MCT
8 1 (0.94%) ISEB
8 1 (0.94%) MCPD
8 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.94%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.94%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.94%) MCP
8 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) XenApp
3 3 (2.83%) XenServer
4 2 (1.89%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) SCCM
2 6 (5.66%) WSUS
3 4 (3.77%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.83%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.89%) WMI
6 1 (0.94%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.94%) SCOM
6 1 (0.94%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.94%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Oracle
1 9 (8.49%) Cisco
1 9 (8.49%) Citrix
2 8 (7.55%) VMware
3 5 (4.72%) Sophos
4 4 (3.77%) EMC
5 3 (2.83%) HP
5 3 (2.83%) Lotus
6 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.89%) Dell
6 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.94%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.94%) F5
7 1 (0.94%) Percona
7 1 (0.94%) Dell KACE
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.94%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.94%) Remedy
7 1 (0.94%) McAfee
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £12000.00 - £13000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago