Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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 22 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
Wiltshire > Salisbury
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 25.00% 21.21% 20.41%
As % of the Vendors category 88.89% 43.75% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
Salisbury median daily rate £308 £288 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% -1.71% +20.62%
10th Percentile £108 £263 £133
90th Percentile £528 £370 £364
Wiltshire median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salisbury median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +30.95% +10.35% -16.13%

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 Salisbury.

All Vendors
Salisbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 9 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 28.13% 48.48% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Salisbury median daily rate £308 £344 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.47% +7.42% +2.40%
10th Percentile £108 £263 £133
90th Percentile £528 £383 £424
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salisbury median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -32.93% +86.36% -3.04%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Salisbury

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Salisbury

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Salisbury over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Salisbury

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 22 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 4 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 4 (50.00%) SOQL
2 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) WSDL
3 3 (37.50%) SOSL
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Case Management
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salisbury 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) CRM Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Service Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architect
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Case Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 4 (50.00%) SOQL
2 3 (37.50%) SOSL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco