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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 23.53% 8.33% 24.00%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 11.11% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £275 - £135
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
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 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 47.06% 75.00% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 17
Median daily rate £325 £425 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +73.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £365 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle