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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 115 121 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing MSI 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.085% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 1.25% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£151 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.63 £12.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+105.20% -61.60%
MSI
England

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
297 321 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.57% 14.19% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 209 221
Average daily rate £328 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £236 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 7
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +5 2 £151 -
South Yorkshire - - - -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) InstallShield
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) InstallShield
2 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix