The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 20.83% 12.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 26.32% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.80% -
Microsoft
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Windsor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 79.17% 60.61% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 2
Median daily rate £488 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.56% -14.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Windsor

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Windsor

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Windsor region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) Infor
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Infor
1 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sage
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Workday