Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 August 2018 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.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 142 131
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -
Contract jobs citing MSI 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.032% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.62% 0.22% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
East Midlands median daily rate £288 £238 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £208 £234 £201
90th Percentile £372 £241 £238
England median daily rate £353 £389 £320
% change year-on-year -9.32% +21.48% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £45.83 £28.25
% change year-on-year -34.54% +62.23% +8.65%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 554 465 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.45% 15.03% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 314 271
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £381 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +0.33% +8.57%
10th Percentile £303 £275 £255
90th Percentile £525 £502 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £42.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.17% -0.58% +91.11%
10th Percentile £23.45 £38.68 £37.20
90th Percentile £45.63 £46.23 £46.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.38 £42.45
% change year-on-year +2.72% -2.53% +13.20%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing MSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in the East Midlands

MSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MSI in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MSI in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MSI in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in the East Midlands

MSI
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +18 8 £288 +21.26%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MSI.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Application Packaging
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (44.44%) AdminStudio
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) MCP
6 3 (33.33%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) Electronics
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) Publishing
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (33.33%) Marketing
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Ivanti
6 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) AdminStudio
2 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) OAuth
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Application Packaging
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Behavioural Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Ivanti
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec