Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Microsoft Licensing in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Licensing over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Licensing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 97 103
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Licensing 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.082% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Reading median daily rate £600 £168 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +258.21% -62.78% -
10th Percentile £575 £164 £425
90th Percentile £625 £171 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £168 £450
% change year-on-year +228.36% -62.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Licensing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 437 464 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.94% 32.04% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 236 316
Reading median daily rate £390 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -1.54% +1.56%
10th Percentile £213 £243 £238
90th Percentile £550 £581 £528
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 30
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £39.64 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.16% +129.80% -4.17%
10th Percentile £10.79 £13.00 £13.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £63.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £18.18
% change year-on-year -17.65% +16.90% +10.17%

Microsoft Licensing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Licensing in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Licensing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft Licensing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Microsoft Licensing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle