The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 13 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 13.00% 12.50% 17.86%
As % of the Vendors category 26.00% 23.68% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Median daily rate £290 £193 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.64% -35.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £139 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £247 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 Fareham region.

Vendors Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 50.00% 52.78% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 22
Median daily rate £525 £443 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +266.66%
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 Fareham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Fareham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 4 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 10 (31.25%) Retail
3 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
8 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.63%) EMC
9 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) Analytics
9 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
10 3 (9.38%) Critical Path Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) Degree
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (9.38%) Replication

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 12 (37.50%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (9.38%) MS Project
5 2 (6.25%) InfoPath
6 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
1 3 (9.38%) MPLS
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) Power BI
6 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 2 (6.25%) Report Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) XHTML
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Analytics
1 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.25%) Scrum
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Data Governance
4 1 (3.13%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCSD
5 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
1 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) EMC
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) Sophos
3 3 (9.38%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
4 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds