The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 11.48% 31.58% 13.89%
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 80.00% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £520 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% +333.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Microsoft
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 52.46% 39.47% 52.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 14
Median daily rate £390 £520 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +57.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Redhill region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Redhill

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Redhill region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) CSS
5 10 (38.46%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (34.62%) NUnit
6 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) SOA
8 7 (26.92%) Mathematics
8 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
10 5 (19.23%) Security Management
10 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (19.23%) Information Security
10 5 (19.23%) SNMP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SNMP
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) NUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) MSTest
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Security Architect
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
1 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (38.46%) CSS
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
1 10 (38.46%) jQuery
2 8 (30.77%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Mathematics
3 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (15.38%) Smartcard
5 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
3 5 (19.23%) SDLC
3 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
3 5 (19.23%) Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
4 4 (15.38%) SABSA
4 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 4 (15.38%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 3 (11.54%) QMS
6 2 (7.69%) Earned Value Management
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) CISA
2 3 (11.54%) CISM
2 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) IISP
3 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
1 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (15.38%) ISO27005
3 2 (7.69%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
1 5 (19.23%) Sun
2 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
2 2 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
2 2 (7.69%) Qualys
2 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) HP