The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sunbury-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Sunbury-on-Thames region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 12.00% 16.67% 8.97%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 44.44% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£522 £440 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £440 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £440 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Vendors Category
Sunbury-on-Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 48.00% 37.50% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 20
Average daily rate £418 £470 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £522 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Sunbury-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

Microsoft
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sunbury-on-Thames 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 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sunbury-on-Thames 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Procurement Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com