The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 102 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.075% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £315 £288
% change year-on-year
-10.97% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £16.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+163.63% -10.81%
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
277 131 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.36% 9.89% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 70 81
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
MSI
Yorkshire

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
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 18 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (85.71%) InstallShield
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) IIS

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) InstallShield
2 1 (14.29%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) AppSense