Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cannock 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Staffordshire > Cannock
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 3
Rank change year-on-year - +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cannock 60.00% - 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Cannock median daily rate £440 - £161
Staffordshire median daily rate £345 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +6.15% -13.33% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cannock median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 - £15.00

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 Cannock.

All Vendors
Cannock
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cannock 60.00% 71.43% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Cannock median daily rate £440 £210 £161
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +109.52% +30.84% -55.72%
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cannock median hourly rate - £14.00 -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -9.38% +1.59% +5.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Cannock

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Cannock

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cannock

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Cannock

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Cannock region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project Server
1 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cannock 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 2 (66.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)