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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 67 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.10% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 0.92% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £340 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%

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
95 109 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.09% 10.94% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 79 66
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Segmentation
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix