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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 8 10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor - 4.17% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 12.50% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
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
10 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 83.33% 33.33% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £305 £297
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% +2.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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
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 12 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) SAP