The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs citing MSI 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £13.30
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +91.72%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
475 297 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.91% 12.67% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 175 157
Average daily rate £335 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Altiris
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk