The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 3 months to 23 June 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 50 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.32% 6.73% 8.10%
As % of the Vendors category 29.24% 19.64% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 25
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £149 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.26 £12.69 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.34% -75.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £9.25 £48.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £16.75 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  

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 Nottinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 171 168 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 42.12% 34.29% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 93 104
Median daily rate £413 £420 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +7.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £256 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.45 £14.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -70.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £8.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £16.15 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing Microsoft as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +12 45 £350 +7.69% 20
Mansfield - 1 £475 - 1
Microsoft
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 31 (34.83%) .NET
2 30 (33.71%) SQL Server
2 30 (33.71%) Windows
3 25 (28.09%) C#
4 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
5 17 (19.10%) SQL
5 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
7 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (14.61%) Windows Server
9 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
9 12 (13.48%) Finance
10 11 (12.36%) ETL
10 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (11.24%) DevOps
11 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (11.24%) Oracle
11 10 (11.24%) Scrum
12 9 (10.11%) CMS
12 9 (10.11%) MVC
12 9 (10.11%) CSS
12 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
12 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (10.11%) Windows 10
12 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (8.99%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 9 (10.11%) CMS
2 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.62%) Drupal
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
3 5 (5.62%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.62%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.49%) Sitefinity
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.12%) Apache
7 1 (1.12%) Confluence
7 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Office 365
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (2.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Skype
1 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) LAN
3 2 (2.25%) DHCP
3 2 (2.25%) Firewall
3 2 (2.25%) PBX
3 2 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.25%) WAN
3 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.12%) NAS
4 1 (1.12%) SAN
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
4 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.12%) VoIP
4 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.25%) MS Access
9 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.12%) Big Data
10 1 (1.12%) Power BI
10 1 (1.12%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (6.74%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.37%) JIRA
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.12%) MSTest
7 1 (1.12%) NuGet
7 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.12%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Advertising
3 3 (3.37%) Back Office
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Developer
2 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 9 (10.11%) SQL Developer
3 8 (8.99%) .NET Developer
3 8 (8.99%) SQL BI Developer
3 8 (8.99%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (6.74%) Analyst
4 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.62%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) CMS Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.37%) Consultant
7 3 (3.37%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.11%) CSS
4 7 (7.87%) HTML
5 6 (6.74%) WCF
6 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.37%) ADO.NET
7 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.37%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.37%) jQuery
7 3 (3.37%) WinForms
8 2 (2.25%) .NET Core
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.25%) OOCSS
8 2 (2.25%) Velocity
8 2 (2.25%) Web Services
8 2 (2.25%) XML
9 1 (1.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.25%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) PMI
3 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.12%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.71%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Windows Server
3 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.11%) Windows 10
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.62%) Android
8 3 (3.37%) VMS
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.12%) Linux
10 1 (1.12%) Solaris
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (12.36%) ETL
4 10 (11.24%) DevOps
4 10 (11.24%) Scrum
5 9 (10.11%) MVC
6 7 (7.87%) Analytics
6 7 (7.87%) Migration
6 7 (7.87%) Single Customer View
6 7 (7.87%) System Testing
7 6 (6.74%) ITIL
7 6 (6.74%) Microservices
7 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.74%) Web Development
8 5 (5.62%) Change Management
8 5 (5.62%) Content Management
8 5 (5.62%) Project Management
9 4 (4.49%) OO
10 3 (3.37%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) C#
2 17 (19.10%) SQL
3 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.25%) F#
6 2 (2.25%) Java
6 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.12%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) VB6
7 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
1 3 (3.37%) ISEB
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.25%) MCP
2 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.12%) HNC
3 1 (1.12%) HND
3 1 (1.12%) MCITP
3 1 (1.12%) MCSE
3 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) Docker
3 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.62%) Terraform
3 3 (3.37%) Consul
4 2 (2.25%) SCOM
4 2 (2.25%) WSUS
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle
2 6 (6.74%) VMware
3 4 (4.49%) Citrix
4 2 (2.25%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) IBM
4 2 (2.25%) Polycom
4 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) CommVault
5 1 (1.12%) Dell
5 1 (1.12%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.12%) Informatica
5 1 (1.12%) NetApp
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.12%) StorageTek
5 1 (1.12%) Sun
5 1 (1.12%) Telerik
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