The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 12 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 21.43% 13.79% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 36.36% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £331 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +0.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Microsoft
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Vendors Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 50.00% 37.93% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Median daily rate £375 £350 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Andover region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft across the Andover region.

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Andover

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Andover region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Ajax
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) jQuery
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 10 (71.43%) .NET
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
5 9 (64.29%) ITIL
5 9 (64.29%) Service Design
6 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle
6 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (57.14%) C#
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (50.00%) Web Development
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (50.00%) TypeScript
7 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (42.86%) System Testing
8 6 (42.86%) CSS
8 6 (42.86%) Military
9 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (35.71%) SAML
9 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
9 5 (35.71%) WebLogic

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (21.43%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (35.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
4 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Babel
5 2 (14.29%) Hudson
5 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) MSI
5 2 (14.29%) NUnit
5 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 2 (14.29%) webpack
5 2 (14.29%) WiX
General
1 6 (42.86%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Ajax
2 11 (78.57%) jQuery
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) Breeze.js
7 5 (35.71%) Durandal
7 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (35.71%) React
7 5 (35.71%) SAML
8 4 (28.57%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (21.43%) Middleware
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (21.43%) WCF
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Service Design
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) System Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Full Text Search
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) VB
8 1 (7.14%) C
8 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) DevExpress
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Serena
4 1 (7.14%) Progress