Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Isle of Wight 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 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
South East > Isle of Wight
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Isle of Wight 66.67% 14.29% -
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Isle of Wight median daily rate £157 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.93% - -
South East median daily rate £375 £371 £350
% change year-on-year +1.08% +6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Isle of Wight median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 the Isle of Wight.

All Vendors
Isle of Wight
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Isle of Wight 66.67% 42.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Isle of Wight median daily rate £157 £135 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.93% -42.55% -31.88%
10th Percentile £153 £128 £107
90th Percentile £160 £143 £288
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Isle of Wight median hourly rate - £54.46 -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the Isle of Wight

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Isle of Wight.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in the Isle of Wight

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Isle of Wight

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in the Isle of Wight

For the 6 months to 20 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 Isle of Wight region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Isle of Wight 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL