The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 30.43% 35.29% -
As % of the Vendors category 38.89% 54.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 78.26% 64.71% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 11
Average daily rate £338 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Reigate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (46.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (46.67%) Solvency II
1 7 (46.67%) Data Governance
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (20.00%) Intranet
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) Broadband
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
1 7 (46.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Intranet
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) TACACS
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) Broadband
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Governance Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) OSS Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (46.67%) Data Governance
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) MOF
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) CommVault
4 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
Reigate
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Rate: £178.00 - £267.00 per day
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