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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 25 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 25 48 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.94% 9.60% 14.09%
As % of the Vendors category 13.30% 23.88% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 21
Median daily rate £338 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £281 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £10.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £47.80 £20.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.19 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.89%
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
188 201 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 37.15% 40.20% 41.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 102 56
Median daily rate £375 £371 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £507 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £56.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -11 21 £338 -3.57% 21
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (39.29%) Windows
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
3 11 (19.64%) MS Office
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) .NET
6 8 (14.29%) Java
6 8 (14.29%) Web Services
6 8 (14.29%) CRM
6 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (12.50%) Release Management
7 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 7 (12.50%) SAP
8 6 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (10.71%) Web Design
8 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (10.71%) Data Security
8 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (10.71%) Citrix
8 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (10.71%) Cisco
8 6 (10.71%) Linux

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 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) JRun
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.64%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) SAN
2 3 (5.36%) DHCP
2 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) Skype
3 2 (3.57%) SMTP
4 1 (1.79%) Broadband
4 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.79%) VoIP
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) Power BI
6 1 (1.79%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.79%) QlikView
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) MSTest
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (7.14%) Advertising
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Designer
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Support
5 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) SAN Support
6 3 (5.36%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (5.36%) WCF
4 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.71%) Linux
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) CRM
2 7 (12.50%) Release Management
3 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.71%) ArchiMate
3 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.71%) Data Security
3 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) OO
3 6 (10.71%) Service Design
3 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
3 6 (10.71%) UML
3 6 (10.71%) Web Design
4 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.14%) ERP
5 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.14%) Service Management
6 3 (5.36%) ITSM
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 4 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) MCSE
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.79%) CCA
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.79%) HNC
4 1 (1.79%) HND
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) VCAP
4 1 (1.79%) VCDX
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.36%) vSphere
3 3 (5.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) VMware
2 7 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco
3 6 (10.71%) Citrix
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.79%) NetApp
5 1 (1.79%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
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