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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hampshire / Fareham
Rank 17 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 7.86% 13.43% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 16.42% 25.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £283 £125 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £125 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £125 £158
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%

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
67 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 47.86% 53.73% 65.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 19 18
Median daily rate £525 £600 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +96.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +166.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (34.48%) Retail
2 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 8 (27.59%) Driving Licence
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.24%) MS Project
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (13.79%) Critical Path Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.90%) IaaS
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) QA

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (34.48%) MS Office
3 5 (17.24%) MS Project
4 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
5 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (3.45%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 10 (34.48%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planner
6 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.79%) Critical Path Analysis
1 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
1 4 (13.79%) Service Management
2 3 (10.34%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
2 3 (10.34%) Scrum
3 2 (6.90%) Analytics
3 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.45%) ERP
4 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.45%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (3.45%) Resource Levelling
4 1 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C#
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSD
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
1 1 (3.45%) VMware