Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 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 13 December 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
Essex > Southend-on-Sea
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - +36
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 0.62% 1.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £95 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -70.77% - -
Essex median daily rate £355 £325 £339
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.06% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% - +2.10%

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 Southend-on-Sea.

All Vendors
Southend-on-Sea
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 65 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 40.37% 52.94% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 14
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £468 £470 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% -14.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £315 £351 £456
90th Percentile £591 £570 £586
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £31.45 £22.75
% change year-on-year -47.54% +38.24% +31.88%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)