The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 56 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSI 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.33% - 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% - 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £370 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £328 £314
% change year-on-year
-4.58% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £24.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.13%
MSI
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
122 171 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.30% 18.92% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 126 83
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MSI
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 2 £370 -
MSI
UK

MSI
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for MSI.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WiX
1 2 (100.00%) NancyFx
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (100.00%) WiX
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) NancyFx
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows