The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 21 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 21.43% 11.40% 13.68%
As % of the Vendors category 36.84% 20.31% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 13
Average daily rate
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£305 £500 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% +44.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £460 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £518 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Vendors Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 58.16% 56.14% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 29
Average daily rate £350 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £360 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £503 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) jQuery
6 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) HTML5
7 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (23.33%) CSS3
7 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (16.67%) MCP
9 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) WAN
9 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) ADSL
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Support
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (30.00%) jQuery
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) HTML5
3 7 (23.33%) CSS3
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) zOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Web Design
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C#
1 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSD
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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