The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bournemouth region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 9 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 8.57% 12.40% 16.34%
As % of the Vendors category 20.45% 20.83% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 16
Average daily rate
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£188 £215 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% -49.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £156 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £419 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Vendors Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44 72 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 41.90% 59.50% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 54 50
Average daily rate £475 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.77% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £9.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +62.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) MS Office
6 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) IIS
6 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) Banking
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Architect
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SEO Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) REST
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) DHTML
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) VB6
4 1 (4.55%) Groovy
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Telerik
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Avaya
2 2 (9.09%) CA
2 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Brocade
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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