The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 54 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 12 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.69% 0.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 8.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.63 £12.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+105.20% -61.60%
MSI
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 49 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.55% 8.73% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 26
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £600 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -4.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 7 (53.85%) JSP
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) Compatibility Testing
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL V3
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) AppDNA
4 7 (53.85%) Software Distribution
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
6 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (15.38%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) WSH
7 2 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
8 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
2 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Applications Packager
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JSP
2 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
3 2 (15.38%) WSH
4 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Compatibility Testing
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL V3
1 7 (53.85%) Software Distribution
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 7 (53.85%) AppDNA
3 2 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix