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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 10.81% 36.36% 13.51%
As % of the Vendors category 17.78% 80.00% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £520 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +333.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.41 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.89%
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
45 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 60.81% 45.45% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 18
Median daily rate £380 £520 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +66.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £270 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (26.92%) PCI DSS
7 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
7 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (26.92%) Quality Management
7 7 (26.92%) Security Management
7 7 (26.92%) Information Security
7 7 (26.92%) NUnit
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) Sun
7 7 (26.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) XML

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 5 (19.23%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) 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 7 (26.92%) 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 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Developer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Architect
4 7 (26.92%) 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%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) jQuery
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 6 (23.08%) Smartcard
3 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
4 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security
3 7 (26.92%) Quality Management
3 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) Security Management
4 6 (23.08%) SABSA
4 6 (23.08%) Security Testing
4 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 5 (19.23%) SOA
6 4 (15.38%) Business Development
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
6 4 (15.38%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) Logistics
7 3 (11.54%) QMS
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) CISA
2 5 (19.23%) CISM
2 5 (19.23%) CISSP
2 5 (19.23%) IISP
3 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (26.92%) PCI DSS
1 7 (26.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (23.08%) ISO27005
3 4 (15.38%) ISAE 3402
3 4 (15.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
1 7 (26.92%) Sun
2 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 4 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
2 4 (15.38%) Qualys
2 4 (15.38%) Tripwire