Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 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.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 181 187
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6 +14
Contract jobs citing MSI 3 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.059% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 1.19% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
East of England median daily rate - £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.08% -4.68%
England median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.83 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +63.68% -20.00% +35.69%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 959 674 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.75% 13.83% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 407 485
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.47%
10th Percentile £305 £262 £263
90th Percentile £575 £527 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 59
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +6.67%
10th Percentile £36.25 £32.20 £31.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.13 £50.88
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in the East of England

MSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in the East of England

MSI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -4 3 - - 3
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 East of England region with a requirement for MSI.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Disk Encryption

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft