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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 15 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.62% 8.78% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% 18.57% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £473 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Microsoft
Surrey

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
85 70 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 54.49% 47.30% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 12
Median daily rate £400 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £268 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £660 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £31.25 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016, 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 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (41.46%) Web Services
4 16 (39.02%) C#
5 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
7 8 (19.51%) .NET
7 8 (19.51%) Windows
7 8 (19.51%) Release Management
7 8 (19.51%) DevOps
7 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (14.63%) WCF
9 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.63%) SDLC
10 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.20%) Migration
10 5 (12.20%) VMware
11 4 (9.76%) Scrum
11 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (9.76%) SCCM
11 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
11 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
11 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
11 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (9.76%) SAP Certification

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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.76%) Office 365
5 2 (4.88%) GitHub
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) NAS
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) MSI
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Azure DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Lead DevOps
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Azure Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Lead C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Migration Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Migration Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) CRM Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Cloud Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Web Services
2 8 (19.51%) .NET
3 6 (14.63%) WCF
4 4 (9.76%) REST
5 2 (4.88%) COM
5 2 (4.88%) RESTful
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) DevOps
2 8 (19.51%) Release Management
3 6 (14.63%) SDLC
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Security Hardening
5 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
6 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
6 3 (7.32%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (7.32%) Benchmarking
6 3 (7.32%) CMMI
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) R
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.76%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO 9001
1 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.76%) ISO22301
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (7.32%) XenApp
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Ansible
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
1 4 (9.76%) vRealize
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.88%) Packer
2 2 (4.88%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) VMware
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) AppSense
3 3 (7.32%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) SolidFire
5 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.44%) New Relic
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk