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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 10 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 14.49% 11.43% 11.36%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 23.53% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Median daily rate £234 £250 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -64.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.87 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.44%
Microsoft
Dorset

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
32 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 46.38% 48.57% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 18
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £560 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (59.09%) MS Office
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) CRM
5 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 5 (22.73%) ERP
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (18.18%) Office 365
8 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
8 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) JD Edwards
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) VMware
9 2 (9.09%) SAP
9 2 (9.09%) Citrix
9 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
9 2 (9.09%) Problem Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.55%) Kentico
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Server Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) CRM Manager
3 2 (9.09%) CRM Programme Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) ERP Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.09%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) ERP Manager
3 2 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) CMDB
1 1 (4.55%) Informatics
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) ERP
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (9.09%) People Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.55%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) JD Edwards
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) ESRI
3 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) Veeam