Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 6 months to 22 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 108 128
Rank change year-on-year -24 +20 -15
Contract jobs citing MSI 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 1.72% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £295 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.02% +12.38% -34.38%
10th Percentile £256 £293 £256
90th Percentile £269 £300 £329
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 506 174 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.42% 9.95% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 82 102
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +3.93% -3.05%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £263
90th Percentile £534 £494 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%
10th Percentile £26.00 £27.50 £17.49
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £43.66
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -27 4 £263 -11.02%
MSI
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MSI.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) AppSense
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
3 2 (50.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) WiX
3 2 (50.00%) EdgeSight
3 2 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (50.00%) WiX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (50.00%) MSI Packager
1 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EdgeSight
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) MOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altiris
1 2 (50.00%) AppSense
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Genesys
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware