Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Feltham 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
Hounslow > Feltham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Feltham 8.33% 9.49% 7.21%
As % of the Vendors category 17.24% 24.07% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Feltham median daily rate £281 £475 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.79% +21.79% +44.44%
10th Percentile £241 £176 £228
90th Percentile £317 £517 £423
Hounslow median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +55.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Feltham median hourly rate - £14.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.12% -
Hounslow median hourly rate - £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -37.50% -13.04%

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 Feltham.

All Vendors
Feltham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 29 54 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Feltham 48.33% 39.42% 52.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 39 40
Feltham median daily rate £458 £475 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.68% +50.20% -19.01%
10th Percentile £274 £313 £225
90th Percentile £650 £579 £434
Hounslow median daily rate £435 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Feltham median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -61.11%
Hounslow median hourly rate £13.50 £17.95 £17.50
% change year-on-year -24.79% +2.57% -48.53%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Feltham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Feltham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Feltham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Feltham

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 Feltham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) DMAIC
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Feltham 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware