Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesbrough 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 22 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
North Yorkshire > Middlesbrough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesbrough 13.33% 23.81% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 47.62% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Middlesbrough median daily rate £363 £344 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +6.59% -
10th Percentile £279 £149 £300
90th Percentile £456 £384 £335
North Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -21.43% +16.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Middlesbrough median hourly rate £11.50 £14.69 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.70% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.37% -8.74% +23.41%

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 Middlesbrough.

All Vendors
Middlesbrough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesbrough 13.33% 50.00% 63.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 16
Middlesbrough median daily rate £363 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +40.00% -50.00%
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £340 £335
% change year-on-year -4.41% +1.49% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Middlesbrough median hourly rate £11.50 £14.81 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.34% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.33% +18.86%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesbrough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Middlesbrough over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Middlesbrough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (25.00%) S-PLUS
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesbrough 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp