The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 4.72% 7.59% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 8.53% 14.10% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £378 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.43% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £311 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £379 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% +3.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Microsoft
Warwickshire

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

Vendors Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
129 78 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 55.36% 53.79% 50.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 39 12
Median daily rate £400 £420 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% +58.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwick region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Warwick

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Warwick region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) MS Office
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) Tableau
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (15.00%) Redis
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) SaaS
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.00%) QlikView
5 1 (5.00%) Roambi
5 1 (5.00%) SAP BI
5 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Automotive
1 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) LINQ
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Economics
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Psychology
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ECDL
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Tableau
2 4 (20.00%) Remedy
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Canon
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (5.00%) Panasonic
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO