The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 / Staines
Rank 8 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 10.13% 24.00% 8.64%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 42.86% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £500 £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £465 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staines region.

Vendors Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 42 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 43.04% 56.00% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
Median daily rate £488 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staines

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staines region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

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 Staines region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (29.17%) Office 365
5 6 (25.00%) Skype
5 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) MS Project
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) SAP
7 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
7 4 (16.67%) HP
7 4 (16.67%) SAP Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.67%) WCF
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 4 (16.67%) Security Hardening
7 4 (16.67%) ISO22301
7 4 (16.67%) vRealize

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Project
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (29.17%) Office 365
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.50%) OneDrive
5 2 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Skype
2 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) MSI
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Architect
1 4 (16.67%) Azure Developer
1 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (16.67%) Developer
1 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Mac Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Migration Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) RESTful
2 4 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (8.33%) COM
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) R
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SAP Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.67%) ISO22301
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) vRealize
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (8.33%) Packer
3 2 (8.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Apple
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) SolidFire
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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