The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 3 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.54% 6.52% 16.05%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 25.00% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £450 £413 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +83.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.64 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.66% +4.25%

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

Vendors Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 34.62% 26.09% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 29
Median daily rate £450 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) NVQ Level 3
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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