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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 11.11% 10.91% 23.81%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 18.18% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £430 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
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
14 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 25.93% 60.00% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 2
Median daily rate £575 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £337 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £485 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) NUnit
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
8 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security

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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
6 2 (13.33%) XML Messaging
6 2 (13.33%) XSD
6 2 (13.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) CQRS
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Secure Coding
3 2 (13.33%) SOLID
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Sun