Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 20 July 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 Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 10.71% 5.00% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 14.29% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Huddersfield median daily rate £325 - £180
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huddersfield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% -3.70% +22.73%

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Huddersfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 12 7 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 42.86% 35.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Huddersfield median daily rate £325 £343 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.11% +37.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £239 £297 £180
90th Percentile £384 £382 £341
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £345
% change year-on-year - +15.94% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Huddersfield median hourly rate £25.50 £17.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.76% -50.36% +300.00%
10th Percentile £24.75 £15.19 £28.75
90th Percentile £26.25 £19.56 £39.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £13.94
% change year-on-year +5.19% -3.12% +21.17%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Huddersfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Huddersfield over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Huddersfield

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Complex ETL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Kentico
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Complex ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
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