Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Greenwich 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 24 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 > Greenwich
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - +2 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Greenwich 14.29% - 52.94%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% - 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Greenwich median daily rate - - £213
East London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Greenwich median hourly rate £16.00 - -
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 Greenwich.

All Vendors
Greenwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Greenwich 38.10% 30.77% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 13
Greenwich median daily rate £250 £225 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -48.30%
10th Percentile £219 £213 £125
90th Percentile £300 £238 £446
East London median daily rate £475 £430 £439
% change year-on-year +10.47% -1.99% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Greenwich median hourly rate £16.00 - -
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 Greenwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Greenwich

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Greenwich

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Greenwich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Greenwich 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory