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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 18.18% 41.18% 20.59%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 50.00% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £250 £450 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +275.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.32 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +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 Reigate region.

Vendors Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 72.73% 82.35% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 15
Median daily rate £363 £450 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +65.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £324 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £505 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
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 Reigate

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reigate region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Sun

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Administration Assistant
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (10.00%) Handset
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Business Development
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) QMS
1 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (10.00%) SABSA
1 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Security Management
1 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO27005
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (10.00%) Wyse