Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 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 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
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 6 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 14.63% 21.79% 10.17%
As % of the Vendors category 24.00% 39.53% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 6
Chippenham median daily rate £145 £175 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £141 £135 £133
90th Percentile £149 £406 £431
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chippenham median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +30.95% +10.35% -16.13%

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 Chippenham.

All Vendors
Chippenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 25 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 60.98% 55.13% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 23
Chippenham median daily rate £375 £175 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -30.00% -31.03%
10th Percentile £164 £132 £156
90th Percentile £483 £406 £313
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chippenham median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -32.93% +82.22% -0.84%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Chippenham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Chippenham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chippenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Capita
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Robotics
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Capita
1 1 (16.67%) LANDesk