Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 6 months to 27 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.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 117 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing MSI 3 40 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.23% 1.54% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% 10.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 0
North East median daily rate £390 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
England median daily rate £390 £320 £336
% change year-on-year +21.88% -4.83% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 -
England median hourly rate - £28.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +9.62% -5.45%

MSI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 263 377 254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.47% 14.48% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 250 180
North East median daily rate £385 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £235 £250
90th Percentile £528 £488 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -0.79%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing MSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in the North East

MSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MSI in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in the North East

MSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in the North East

MSI
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +13 3 £390 +50.00%
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 North East region with a requirement for MSI.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) MSI Packager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Tcl
1 2 (66.67%) VB
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppSense
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware