Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
West London > Hammersmith
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 13 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 15.12% 7.25% 11.88%
As % of the Vendors category 31.71% 23.81% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 9
Hammersmith median daily rate £513 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -1.39% +22.97%
10th Percentile £140 £141 £256
90th Percentile £595 £460 £471
West London median daily rate £382 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +9.00% +2.94% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hammersmith median hourly rate - - £43.00
West London median hourly rate £17.38 £17.10 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.61% -14.50% +42.45%

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 Hammersmith.

All Vendors
Hammersmith
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 47.67% 30.43% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 37
Hammersmith median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -13.89%
10th Percentile £161 £166 £168
90th Percentile £611 £475 £488
West London median daily rate £446 £407 £400
% change year-on-year +9.46% +1.75% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Hammersmith median hourly rate - £42.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +221.50%
West London median hourly rate £18.25 £17.98 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.53% -2.84% +27.59%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Hammersmith over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Hammersmith

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (53.85%) IaaS
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Billing
3 5 (38.46%) Confluence
3 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
3 5 (38.46%) Trello
3 5 (38.46%) Docker
3 5 (38.46%) GitHub
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Rancher
3 5 (38.46%) Slack
4 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) AWS Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
5 3 (23.08%) SaaS
5 3 (23.08%) PaaS
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (53.85%) IaaS
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) GitHub
2 5 (38.46%) Slack
2 5 (38.46%) Trello
3 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Billing
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Aurelia
2 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Native
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
4 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) AWS Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
2 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) VMware