The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 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 Fareham 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 18.52% 8.33% 12.12%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 25.00% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£360 - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Vendors Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 8 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 59.26% 33.33% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 21
Average daily rate £360 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £400 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +32.23%
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 Fareham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) WAAS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) AVVID
1 1 (14.29%) EMC Centera
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) MOF
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) BS7799
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR