Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 21 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 2.89% 5.28% 7.82%
As % of the Vendors category 7.35% 9.50% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 19
Warwick median daily rate £375 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.41% +1.49%
10th Percentile £363 £210 £310
90th Percentile £438 £450 £523
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Warwick median hourly rate £31.00 £26.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +20.93% +72.00%
10th Percentile £30.50 £13.89 £19.75
90th Percentile £31.50 £26.00 £26.56
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £14.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +117.86% -36.36% +69.23%

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 Warwick.

All Vendors
Warwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 68 221 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 39.31% 55.53% 55.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 146 91
Warwick median daily rate £435 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.08% -4.41% +14.86%
10th Percentile £249 £244 £275
90th Percentile £600 £488 £525
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Warwick median hourly rate £31.00 £19.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.04% -10.47% +43.33%
10th Percentile £30.50 £12.80 £15.85
90th Percentile £31.50 £26.00 £27.50
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.00 £15.43 £27.08
% change year-on-year +94.49% -43.04% +80.53%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

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

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 24 November 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 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Call Centre Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) API Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP