Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brentford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Microsoft
Hounslow > Brentford
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentford 10.29% 11.94% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 18.92% 15.38% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Brentford median daily rate £400 £428 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +74.85% -36.90%
10th Percentile £257 £385 £136
90th Percentile £495 £500 £388
Hounslow median daily rate £261 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -38.53% +13.33% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Brentford median hourly rate £41.00 - -
Hounslow median hourly rate £41.00 £13.48 £15.75
% change year-on-year +204.27% -14.44% -30.00%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Brentford.

All Vendors
Brentford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 37 52 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentford 54.41% 77.61% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 30
Brentford median daily rate £423 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +7.59% -12.22%
10th Percentile £217 £313 £185
90th Percentile £521 £550 £530
Hounslow median daily rate £425 £385 £418
% change year-on-year +10.39% -7.78% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Brentford median hourly rate £42.25 - -
Hounslow median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% - -13.58%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentford

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentford.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Brentford

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft in Brentford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Brentford

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Brentford over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Brentford

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Brentford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Brentford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Power BI
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) WAN

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentford 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Power BI
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Documentation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
1 1 (14.29%) Workday