The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwick 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 June 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
Warwickshire / Warwick
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 9.43% 4.74% 7.75%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 8.66% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £425 £378 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% +18.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £288 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £501 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £26.50 £13.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.84% -45.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  

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 Warwick.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 50 127 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 47.17% 54.74% 54.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 73 39
Median daily rate £410 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 £13.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.23% -45.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwick 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 Warwick

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Warwick

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Warwick

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Warwick region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
5 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Bluemix
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (4.55%) JSUnit
2 1 (4.55%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Project Accountant
6 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
6 1 (4.55%) CSS3
6 1 (4.55%) LESS
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
6 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Data Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
3 3 (13.64%) Revenue Recognition
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
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