Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Thame 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 20 May 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
Oxfordshire > Thame
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 - 1
Rank change year-on-year - +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Thame 9.09% - 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Thame median daily rate £625 - £325
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26% -13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Thame median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.93 £12.50
% change year-on-year +17.25% +19.40% -10.07%

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 Thame.

All Vendors
Thame
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Thame 36.36% 14.29% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Thame median daily rate £500 - £228
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year +5.88% +17.00% -14.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Thame median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% -17.14%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Thame

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Thame

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Thame

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Thame

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Thame region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Thame 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau