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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 20.00% 23.68% 21.74%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 45.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
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£375 £238 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -18.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%
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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
13 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 65.00% 52.63% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 7
Average daily rate £325 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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
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 August 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
5 1 (11.11%) SCSM
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) WF
5 1 (11.11%) Qualys
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) SCOM
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) WF
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
1 1 (11.11%) SCSM
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 1 (11.11%) Qualys
1 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (11.11%) Tripwire
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Avaya
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Sun
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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