The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sunbury-on-Thames 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Surrey / Sunbury-on-Thames
Rank 18 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sunbury-on-Thames 2.22% 33.33% 100.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Median daily rate £314 £328 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.31% -17.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Sunbury-on-Thames.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sunbury-on-Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 65 3 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sunbury-on-Thames 72.22% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 3 7
Median daily rate £480 £338 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.01% -14.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sunbury-on-Thames citing Microsoft as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Sunbury-on-Thames

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Sunbury-on-Thames

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Sunbury-on-Thames

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Sunbury-on-Thames region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Order to Cash
2 2 (50.00%) Record to Report
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Order to Cash
2 2 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (50.00%) Record to Report
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM