Period
to 25 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Twickenham 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 25 June 2019 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
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Twickenham 6.82% 2.50% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 10.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Twickenham median daily rate £278 - £315
10th Percentile £137 - £240
90th Percentile £416 - £427
Richmond upon Thames median daily rate £450 £375 £315
% change year-on-year +20.00% +19.05% +59.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Twickenham median hourly rate - - -
Richmond upon Thames median hourly rate - - -

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 Twickenham.

All Vendors
Twickenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Twickenham 18.18% 25.00% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Twickenham median daily rate £450 £400 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.08% -9.67%
10th Percentile £118 £326 £189
90th Percentile £638 £578 £444
Richmond upon Thames median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Twickenham median hourly rate - - -
Richmond upon Thames median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Twickenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Twickenham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Twickenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Twickenham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Twickenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Twickenham over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Twickenham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Twickenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 Twickenham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-business

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Twickenham 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 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle iSupplier
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) VPLS
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) NVIDIA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy