The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 31 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.35% 8.07% 15.11%
As % of the Vendors category 16.32% 17.07% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 25
Median daily rate £355 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £325 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.20 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £28.69 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Microsoft
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 164 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 45.02% 47.26% 49.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 83 59
Median daily rate £375 £365 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +17.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.95% +32.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £28.69 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Warwick -8 10 £503 +60.80% 1
Leamington Spa -5 3 £205 +2.50% 2
Rugby +6 2 £338 -
Gaydon 0 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - - 3
Microsoft
West Midlands

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 33 (48.53%) MS Excel
2 18 (26.47%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) Migration
3 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 16 (23.53%) MS Office
4 15 (22.06%) Windows
5 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (16.18%) Office 365
6 11 (16.18%) .NET
6 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
7 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
7 10 (14.71%) Skype for Business
8 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (13.24%) Skype
8 9 (13.24%) C#
8 9 (13.24%) IBM
8 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.76%) HTML
9 8 (11.76%) Oracle
9 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.76%) CSS
9 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
9 8 (11.76%) Tableau
9 8 (11.76%) Degree
10 7 (10.29%) Data Migration
10 7 (10.29%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
10 7 (10.29%) IBM Domino

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.71%) Skype for Business
3 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.29%) IBM Domino
5 6 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.82%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (48.53%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.53%) MS Office
3 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Office 365
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Skype
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.94%) Intranet
4 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.47%) Firewall
5 1 (1.47%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) LAN
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
5 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Power BI
4 3 (4.41%) Redis
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) MS Access
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.47%) QlikView
6 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.47%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.35%) Automotive
1 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Local Government
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 9 (13.24%) IT Support
5 7 (10.29%) Data Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Data Migration Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Migration Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) Business Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Messaging Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 8 (11.76%) CSS
2 8 (11.76%) HTML
3 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.35%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.88%) Ajax
5 4 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.94%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.94%) HTML5
6 2 (2.94%) WAP
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.47%) MDX
7 1 (1.47%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.47%) XML
7 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.82%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.41%) PKI
4 2 (2.94%) Blog
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (2.94%) Psychology
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Economics
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Migration
2 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.29%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (10.29%) Data Migration
3 7 (10.29%) MVC
3 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) Data Mapping
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.41%) Coaching
7 3 (4.41%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (4.41%) Software Licensing
7 3 (4.41%) Validation
8 2 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.94%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.94%) Web Filtering
8 2 (2.94%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) C#
3 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) MCP
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ECDL
3 2 (2.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) IBM
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Tableau
3 7 (10.29%) Lotus
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) Remedy
5 3 (4.41%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) EMC
6 2 (2.94%) Panasonic
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) Google
7 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
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