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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 22 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 23.40% 8.49% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 44.00% 18.37% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
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£331 £293 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.24% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £320 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.85 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.13% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.85 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
50 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 53.19% 46.23% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 24
Average daily rate £350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% -29.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Warwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 13 (36.11%) .NET
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) CRM
3 8 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) MS Office
4 7 (19.44%) LAN
5 6 (16.67%) WAN
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.67%) PDA
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) iPad
6 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (13.89%) WPF
6 5 (13.89%) Silverlight
7 4 (11.11%) MS Visio

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
3 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) LAN
2 6 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (5.56%) Intranet
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) MS Access
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) WPF
3 5 (13.89%) Silverlight
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) Kendo UI
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) PDA
2 5 (13.89%) iPad
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) CRM
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) BPR
6 2 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.56%) Use Case
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) SAP
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) IBM
1 2 (5.56%) Lotus
2 1 (2.78%) Nokia
2 1 (2.78%) HP
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