Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 January 2018 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 London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 4.13% 20.28% 14.19%
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% 40.28% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 11
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% +13.09%
10th Percentile £390 £313 £275
90th Percentile £469 £488 £400
South London median daily rate £375 £405 £338
% change year-on-year -7.41% +20.00% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate - £20.00 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.30% -79.02%
South London median hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.24% +36.00% -20.74%

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 Kingston Upon Thames.

All Vendors
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32 72 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 26.45% 50.35% 50.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 32
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £383 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £181 £223 £275
90th Percentile £449 £491 £449
South London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 13
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% -1.74% +16.66%
South London median hourly rate £46.42 £37.25 £17.70
% change year-on-year +24.60% +110.45% +10.63%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Kingston Upon Thames

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chessington 0 1 £450 +125.00% 1
Surbiton -12 1 £390 -8.24%
Microsoft
South London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS