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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 12 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 26.67% 47.62% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 58.82% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £321 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £391 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £327 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.03% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.27%
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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
21 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 46.67% 80.95% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 12
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £294 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £348 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.83 - £8.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Redhill region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Incident Management
3 10 (47.62%) SCOM
3 10 (47.62%) Capacity Management
3 10 (47.62%) SCOrch
3 10 (47.62%) SCSM
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) MS Office
6 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Office 365
7 2 (9.52%) XenApp
7 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (9.52%) Lync
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Lotus
7 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) Legal
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.52%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (47.62%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Incident Management
2 10 (47.62%) Capacity Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
5 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) MetaFrame
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCOM
1 10 (47.62%) SCOrch
1 10 (47.62%) SCSM
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee
4 1 (4.76%) Avaya
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Kaseya
4 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.76%) Qualys
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
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