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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 6.92% 9.49% 14.58%
As % of the Vendors category 12.64% 18.31% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
Median daily rate £294 £338 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £312 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £519 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
87 71 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 54.72% 51.82% 47.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 37 18
Median daily rate £375 £485 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.68% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Median hourly rate £26.00 £15.85 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.03% +15.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (21.05%) Automotive
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Tableau
4 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
4 3 (15.79%) Ergonomics
4 3 (15.79%) Human Factors
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
5 2 (10.53%) Service Design
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
5 2 (10.53%) MS Project
6 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Data Scientist
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Transition Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Lead
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Ergonomics
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (15.79%) Human Factors
3 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
3 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Design
4 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) Ruby
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Intel
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp