The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England / South East
Rank 222 253 227
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Contract jobs citing MSI 17 10 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.11% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 0.83% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 17
Median daily rate £328 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £324 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £380 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1114 1200 1225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.55% 13.72% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 759 682
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 42
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.60 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MSI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +22 12 £360 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £295 - 1
Berkshire +20 1 £300 -11.76%
Surrey +16 1 £358 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 South East region with a requirement for MSI.

1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
3 15 (44.12%) Migration
4 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 12 (35.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (32.35%) SCCM
7 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (29.41%) Application Packaging
7 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Firewall
8 9 (26.47%) VBScript
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
9 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 8 (23.53%) Citrix
10 7 (20.59%) HP
10 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
11 5 (14.71%) QA
11 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
11 5 (14.71%) Ansible
11 5 (14.71%) vRealize

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Military
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Applications Packager
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Automation Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Build Automation Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) MSI Packager
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Application Packager
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Engineering Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Migration
2 10 (29.41%) Application Packaging
2 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
3 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
4 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Security Hardening
6 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (2.94%) Customer Segmentation
8 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
2 9 (26.47%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.82%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (32.35%) SCCM
3 5 (14.71%) Ansible
3 5 (14.71%) Packer
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (14.71%) vRealize
4 3 (8.82%) ThinApp
4 3 (8.82%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (2.94%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
5 4 (11.76%) Lumension
6 3 (8.82%) SolidFire
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.94%) Altiris
8 1 (2.94%) AppSense
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
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