The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 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.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £285 £338
% change year-on-year +7.45% -15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +64.70%  

MSI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 126 98 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.86% 11.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 220 245
Median daily rate £372 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £304 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £488 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +12.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.63 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £44.98 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing MSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Bristol

MSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in Bristol

MSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MSI.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WiX
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WiX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Breeze.js
1 1 (50.00%) Durandal
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Express
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Full Text Search
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft