The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 91 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSI 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% - 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£215 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+144.89% -53.77%
MSI
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
218 200 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.76% 12.53% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 120 78
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.87 £21.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.86% +95.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) SMTP
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (50.00%) FTP
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (50.00%) RTSP
3 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
4 5 (41.67%) PDA
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Wise Package Studio

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SMTP
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (50.00%) FTP
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
1 6 (50.00%) RTSP
1 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) WSH
3 1 (8.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft