Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rugby 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 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Warwickshire > Rugby
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rugby 5.56% 11.11% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 18.18% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Rugby median daily rate - £285 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.18% +13.33%
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £356 £340
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.78% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rugby median hourly rate - - -
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £14.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +117.86% -36.36% +62.96%

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 Rugby.

All Vendors
Rugby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 15 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rugby 83.33% 61.11% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 6
Rugby median daily rate £375 £440 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.72% +55.66% -5.83%
10th Percentile £332 £224 £180
90th Percentile £457 £466 £400
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rugby median hourly rate - - -
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.00 £15.43 £27.08
% change year-on-year +94.49% -43.04% +80.53%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Rugby

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Rugby

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rugby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Rugby

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Rugby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Rugby

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Rugby region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rugby 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 Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP