The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England / South West
Rank - - 136
Contract jobs citing MSI 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £335 £343
% change year-on-year
+8.95% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
533 440 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.96% 14.58% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 296 316
Median daily rate £375 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 25
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.80 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.18 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MSI
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for MSI.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP