Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
Surrey > Reigate
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 31 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 9.54% 6.06% 14.89%
As % of the Vendors category 21.53% 16.67% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 10
Reigate median daily rate £363 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% -25.00%
10th Percentile £120 £321 £185
90th Percentile £590 £358 £350
Surrey median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Reigate median hourly rate - - £18.00
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -25.00% +15.94%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Reigate.

All Vendors
Reigate
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 144 12 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 44.31% 36.36% 56.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 9 44
Reigate median daily rate £456 £335 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.19% +0.37% -9.80%
10th Percentile £145 £227 £184
90th Percentile £538 £400 £438
Surrey median daily rate £450 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Reigate median hourly rate - - £33.50
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.19% - +5.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Reigate

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Reigate

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Reigate over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Reigate

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Reigate

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) VPN
3 10 (32.26%) Smartphone
3 10 (32.26%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
5 7 (22.58%) Coaching
5 7 (22.58%) QA
5 7 (22.58%) Velocity
5 7 (22.58%) Confluence
5 7 (22.58%) Java
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) JIRA
6 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (9.68%) Release Management
9 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
9 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
9 3 (9.68%) SOLID
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) PMO
9 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
9 3 (9.68%) C#
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.68%) MS Visio

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate 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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) InDesign
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (32.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 10 (32.26%) Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (32.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Service Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Service Desk Support
2 10 (32.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Support Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum Master
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Velocity
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile Computing
1 10 (32.26%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Coaching
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Release Management
4 3 (9.68%) SOLID
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) OOD
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCA
1 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) MCSA
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix