Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 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
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 94 76
Rank change year-on-year -8 -18 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Licensing 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.072% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.20% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median daily rate - £550 -
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £475 -
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
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 378 506 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.19% 34.31% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 310 195
Reading median daily rate £450 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -0.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £244 £247 £263
90th Percentile £600 £596 £583
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £413 £424
% change year-on-year +7.88% -2.65% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 11 22
Reading median hourly rate £65.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +242.11% +26.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.50 £11.43
90th Percentile £84.35 £56.25 £55.46
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £13.68
% change year-on-year -1.43% +27.92% -24.00%

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

Microsoft Licensing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Licensing in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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%) 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
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing

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%) Azure ExpressRoute
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%) Azure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
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%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Records 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