Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 27 July 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
West Midlands > West Bromwich
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 12 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 41.38% 13.16% 23.26%
As % of the Vendors category 92.31% 71.43% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 8
West Bromwich median daily rate £350 £355 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +3.27% +61.76%
10th Percentile £299 £197 £262
90th Percentile £500 £534 £391
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
West Bromwich median hourly rate £9.25 £8.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -69.09% -
10th Percentile £7.98 £7.75 £23.75
90th Percentile £9.93 £9.25 £31.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +16.00% -24.24% +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 West Bromwich.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Bromwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 13 7 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 44.83% 18.42% 58.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 16
West Bromwich median daily rate £350 £335 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +14.04% +23.04%
10th Percentile £299 £202 £213
90th Percentile £500 £514 £394
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
West Bromwich median hourly rate £9.25 £8.50 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -48.80% +74.74%
10th Percentile £7.98 £7.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £9.93 £9.25 £22.46
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £13.78 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.38% -16.52% +3.13%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Bromwich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in West Bromwich over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in West Bromwich

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (75.00%) Data Management
3 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
4 8 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (66.67%) Data Security
4 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (58.33%) NHS
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
7 5 (41.67%) Postgraduate
8 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) TDD
9 2 (16.67%) Information Management
9 2 (16.67%) QA
9 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
9 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (8.33%) Line Management
10 1 (8.33%) Coaching
10 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (83.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Insight Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (58.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 9 (75.00%) Data Management
3 8 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 8 (66.67%) Data Security
3 8 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Postgraduate
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (16.67%) QA
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