Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 94 100
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing MSI 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.079% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 1.35% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Reading median daily rate - £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £351 £369
% change year-on-year -14.59% -4.75% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

MSI is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 160 148 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.67% 10.04% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 81 146
Reading median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £302 £256 £271
90th Percentile £500 £475 £478
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year - +9.97% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50
10th Percentile £13.20 - £25.75
90th Percentile £29.00 - £27.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Reading

MSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSI in Reading

MSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MSI in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for MSI.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

MSI
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%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Applications Packager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Packager
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft