The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 65 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSI 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% - 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% - 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £335
% change year-on-year
- -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.43

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
82 107 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.13% 11.62% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 81 55
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 Reading region with a requirement for MSI.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
1 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware