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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 244 228 216
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing MSI 13 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 3.58% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 19
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-16.96% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
MSI
England

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
1368 1229 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.50% 12.87% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 769 543
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 29
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -12.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.88 £47.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 6 £350 -32.03% 3
Surrey -6 2 £248 -23.76%
West Sussex -7 2 £350 -15.15%
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £295 +12.38%
Berkshire -32 1 - - 3
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
4 11 (40.74%) SCCM
5 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (29.63%) .NET
7 8 (29.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (25.93%) Intel Security
8 7 (25.93%) VBScript
8 7 (25.93%) VB
8 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Application Packaging
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Vista
9 6 (22.22%) Lumension
9 6 (22.22%) HP
9 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) Firewall
10 5 (18.52%) MCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Babel
2 4 (14.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) InstallShield
2 4 (14.81%) NUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) webpack
2 4 (14.81%) WiX
3 2 (7.41%) AdminStudio
3 2 (7.41%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (7.41%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Applications Packager
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared DBA
3 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Application Packager
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared Application Packager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.81%) Ajax
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (14.81%) Breeze.js
3 4 (14.81%) Durandal
3 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
3 4 (14.81%) Express
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) Kendo UI
3 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (14.81%) OAuth2
3 4 (14.81%) OpenID
3 4 (14.81%) React
3 4 (14.81%) SAML
3 4 (14.81%) WCF
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Application Packaging
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Application Discovery
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.81%) Full Text Search
3 4 (14.81%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Service Design
4 3 (11.11%) System Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) VB
2 7 (25.93%) VBScript
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) TypeScript
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) C
6 2 (7.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) MCP
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (14.81%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) MCDST
7 2 (7.41%) MCSA
8 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
8 1 (3.70%) ECDL
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Xen
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.41%) XenServer
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) SCCM
2 8 (29.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) everRun
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.41%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Intel Security
3 6 (22.22%) HP
3 6 (22.22%) Lumension
4 4 (14.81%) DevExpress
5 3 (11.11%) AppSense
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Methods Professional Services Limited
Rate: £NEG
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