The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 7 December 2021 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.
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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London
Number of daily rates quoted
Median daily rate (50th Percentile)
Median % change year-on-year
Central London median daily rate
% change year-on-year
Number of hourly rates quoted
Median hourly rate
Central London median hourly rate
MSI Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London
Job postings citing MSI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.
MSI Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London
3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MSI in the City of London.
MSI Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London
3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MSI in the City of London.
MSI Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London
For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 City of London region with a requirement for MSI.
MSI Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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: