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 6 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 4.76% 8.33% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% 22.22% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £230 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
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
17 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 26.98% 37.50% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 12
Median daily rate £388 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 20 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Driving Licence
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 1 (7.69%) MS Project
8 1 (7.69%) SAP

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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (30.77%) IT Technician
2 4 (30.77%) Support Technician
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP