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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 6 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 19.35% 43.48% 31.43%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 55.56% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.32 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.89%
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
15 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 48.39% 78.26% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 4
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £204 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 28 May 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 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (50.00%) Service Design
4 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Military
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) SAML
5 2 (33.33%) 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Babel
4 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (16.67%) MSI
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) webpack
4 1 (16.67%) WiX
General
1 3 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (33.33%) Breeze.js
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Durandal
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) SAML
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware