The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 22 December 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs citing MSI 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.43 £12.38 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+121.67% -60.08%
MSI
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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
159 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.35% 14.79% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 36 50
Average daily rate £375 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - - - - 1
MSI
UK

MSI
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) OCP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix