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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 20 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 6 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.35% 8.33% 13.83%
As % of the Vendors category 12.24% 18.57% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Average daily rate
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£446 £415 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% +12.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £345 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £432 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £7.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
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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
49 70 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 35.51% 44.87% 60.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 16
Average daily rate £467 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £326 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (20.00%) PMI
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Billing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Lync
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Open Workbench
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Lead
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) BPMN
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sun
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Polycom
2 1 (10.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) AppSense
Staines
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 16 days ago