Microsoft Office is extremely easy to use, affordable and comes with online support. For these reasons and a whole lot more, MS Office has become an industry standard. The technological organization has introduced an operating environment as being a graphical operating system shell for MS-DOS, which serves as a response to the rising interest in graphical user interfaces or GUIs.
Contractors of Microsoft are in tune with the market forces. Furthermore, they concentrate on the technologies that are popular to secure a contract and with the greatest scarcity ideally. To have an understanding of the top Microsoft technologies, a community of Microsoft contractors have been asked about their tech focus at present and in the years to come.
THE IMPORTANCE OF MICROSOFT
Microsoft Office is an integral piece of software for businesses these days. It offers users the ability of keeping track of finances and stock with Microsoft Excel. It also offers the ability of presenting their ideas during meetings with the use of Microsoft PowerPoint. Furthermore, it enables users to keep a database of customers as well as their information with Microsoft Access.
TOP MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGIES
Contractors are not driven entirely by day rates. However, looking at their technology focus alongside their planned focus, there are some clear winners and losers when it comes to Microsoft technologies. The topinclude Azure, Windows Phone, Dynamics, Systems Center and Office 365. It’s interesting to see the growing popularity of Azure as reflected in nearly 200 percent more contractors who want to add it to their portfolio. Probably because it ranks in the top highest paid technologies, and is a central pillar of Microsoft stack.