Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 6.15% 7.69% 11.02%
As % of the Vendors category 13.11% 12.16% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 15
Docklands, London median daily rate £525 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +57.14% -13.04%
10th Percentile £423 £385 £324
90th Percentile £673 £570 £586
East London median daily rate £350 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
East London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.20 £18.82
% change year-on-year +12.68% -24.56% +4.57%

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 Docklands, London.

All Vendors
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 61 74 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 46.92% 63.25% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 81
Docklands, London median daily rate £550 £525 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.14% +10.30%
10th Percentile £404 £320 £330
90th Percentile £675 £639 £623
East London median daily rate £475 £430 £439
% change year-on-year +10.47% -1.99% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Docklands, London median hourly rate £26.24 £54.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.63% +141.09% -30.94%
10th Percentile £21.03 £51.62 £20.50
90th Percentile £33.14 £56.87 £43.32
East London median hourly rate £15.25 £14.20 £19.92
% change year-on-year +7.39% -28.72% +28.53%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Docklands, London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Docklands, London

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) NServiceBus
4 2 (25.00%) Case Management
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) NServiceBus
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) MSTest
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Case Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Ariba
1 1 (12.50%) SAP