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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 22 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 36 48 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 6.83% 9.78% 14.41%
As % of the Vendors category 17.06% 28.92% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 16
Median daily rate £350 £373 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +38.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £14.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £52.90 £16.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+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
211 166 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 40.04% 33.81% 42.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 99 50
Median daily rate £425 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £260 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £523 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 17
Median hourly rate £10.00 £33.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.92% +146.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.50 £9.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £56.50 £15.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -4 36 £350 -6.66% 14
Microsoft
East Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (41.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (29.23%) Active Directory
3 18 (27.69%) Windows
4 16 (24.62%) .NET
5 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 13 (20.00%) Web Services
6 13 (20.00%) VMware
7 12 (18.46%) SQL
8 11 (16.92%) C#
8 11 (16.92%) ITIL
8 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.85%) MS Office
9 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
10 8 (12.31%) Degree
10 8 (12.31%) Java
10 8 (12.31%) UML
11 7 (10.77%) CRM
11 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.77%) WCF
11 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
11 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.23%) Release Management
12 6 (9.23%) MSTest
12 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
12 6 (9.23%) Relational Database

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.85%) MS Office
3 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Skype
2 2 (3.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) SMTP
3 1 (1.54%) Broadband
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.54%) QlikView
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) MSTest
3 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (7.69%) Advertising
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Local Government
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Team Leader
8 3 (4.62%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 13 (20.00%) Web Services
3 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
4 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.77%) WCF
5 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.08%) Middleware
6 2 (3.08%) REST
6 2 (3.08%) RESTful
6 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 1 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (3.08%) DataPower
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.62%) Unix
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.31%) UML
3 7 (10.77%) CRM
4 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.23%) Migration
4 6 (9.23%) Release Management
4 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.69%) ArchiMate
5 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 5 (7.69%) Data Security
5 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (7.69%) ERP
5 5 (7.69%) OO
5 5 (7.69%) Service Design
5 5 (7.69%) Service Management
5 5 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 5 (7.69%) Web Design
6 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) C#
3 8 (12.31%) Java
4 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) HNC
3 3 (4.62%) HND
3 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) VCAP
4 1 (1.54%) VCDX
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (29.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.62%) vSphere
3 3 (4.62%) XenApp
4 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.62%) EdgeSight
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) VMware
2 6 (9.23%) Citrix
2 6 (9.23%) SAP
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.62%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Intel
7 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.54%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp
7 1 (1.54%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.54%) Software AG
7 1 (1.54%) Tableau
7 1 (1.54%) Veeam
7 1 (1.54%) webMethods
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