Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 26 May 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 17 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 6 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in High Wycombe 1.45% 5.77% 11.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 20.00% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £225 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% +59.38%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year +16.07% +24.44% -7.41%

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 High Wycombe.

All Vendors
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 23 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 33.33% 28.85% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 13
Median daily rate £315 £273 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.60% -14.84% +156.00%
10th Percentile £173 £188 £153
90th Percentile £444 £375 £413
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +52.41% -23.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £22.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £43.75 £48.15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +32.00% -21.88%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in High Wycombe.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft in High Wycombe

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in High Wycombe.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Implementation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Implementation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Implementation Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) CRM