Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 21 January 2019 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 40 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 10.13% 11.04% 9.41%
As % of the Vendors category 21.16% 20.89% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 22
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £174 £155 £267
90th Percentile £598 £648 £594
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £488 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +2.63% +18.75% -20.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £47.50
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Canary Wharf.

All Vendors
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 189 158 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 47.85% 52.84% 42.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 142 93
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £331 £263 £271
90th Percentile £650 £650 £605
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £47.50
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £47.50

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Canary Wharf

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 21 (52.50%) Finance
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (30.00%) CRM
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) Case Management
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (17.50%) User Stories
7 6 (15.00%) NServiceBus
7 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (15.00%) C#
7 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.50%) Legal
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.00%) SaaS
9 4 (10.00%) Office 365
9 4 (10.00%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Aderant
9 4 (10.00%) Workflow
9 4 (10.00%) Banking

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (15.00%) NServiceBus
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.50%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Power BI
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Legal
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Back Office
4 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Endur Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Endur Developer
6 3 (7.50%) OpenLink Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) OpenLink Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Caffe
3 1 (2.50%) Keras
3 1 (2.50%) TensorFlow
3 1 (2.50%) Theano
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.00%) Fintech
1 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.50%) iPad
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) PMI
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) CRM
3 9 (22.50%) Case Management
4 8 (20.00%) Migration
5 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) User Stories
6 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.00%) SDLC
8 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow
9 3 (7.50%) BDD
9 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.50%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) R
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CBAP
2 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Aderant
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) CommVault
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Mitel
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk
3 1 (2.50%) VMware