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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Surrey / Reigate
Rank 7 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 15.38% 16.00% 30.95%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 23.53% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £250 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £275 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.02 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +3.33%

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
5 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 38.46% 68.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 7
Median daily rate £326 £344 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.09% -16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £52.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 January 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) CQRS
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware