The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 95 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing MSI 11 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.052% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 0.35% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 8
Median daily rate £344 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
231 288 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.11% 15.06% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 163 178
Median daily rate £400 £345 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £60.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +65.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £38.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.89 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MSI
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSI across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

MSI Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MSI
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 3 £363 - 1
Hook - 3 £365 -
MSI
South East

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSI 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MSI.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
4 10 (58.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (58.82%) Migration
5 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
6 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) VBScript
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) HP
7 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
8 5 (29.41%) QA
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (23.53%) AdminStudio
9 4 (23.53%) Citrix
9 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
9 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
9 4 (23.53%) Validation
9 4 (23.53%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Applications Packager
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (5.88%) MSI Packager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
1 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) VBScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) HP
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
3 3 (17.65%) Lumension
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) AppSense