The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 114 85 113
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +28
Contract jobs citing MSI 10 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.48% 1.32% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 7.52% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 1
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£308 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% -9.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.63 £12.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+105.20% -61.60%
MSI
South East

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
320 319 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.30% 17.50% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 203 156
Average daily rate £355 £355 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £44.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - - - -
MSI
South East

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 11 (42.31%) VBScript
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
4 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (30.77%) Application Packaging
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (19.23%) PKI
8 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (19.23%) MCSE
8 5 (19.23%) VB
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) Validation
8 5 (19.23%) Migration
8 5 (19.23%) X.400
8 5 (19.23%) X.500
9 4 (15.38%) Documentum

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (15.38%) Documentum
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) X.400
1 5 (19.23%) X.500
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Wise Package Studio
1 3 (11.54%) InstallShield
2 2 (7.69%) NUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 2 (7.69%) WiX
3 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.85%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Applications Packager
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Application Packaging
2 3 (11.54%) WSH
2 3 (11.54%) JSP
3 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (7.69%) Kendo UI
3 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (7.69%) Breeze.js
3 2 (7.69%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
3 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
1 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
1 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
2 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
2 5 (19.23%) Validation
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Release Management
3 3 (11.54%) Document Management
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) System Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
1 11 (42.31%) VBScript
2 5 (19.23%) VB
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (19.23%) MCSE
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
3 3 (11.54%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Clearswift
4 2 (7.69%) Altiris
4 2 (7.69%) Serena
4 2 (7.69%) DevExpress
5 1 (3.85%) Lumension
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) CA
5 1 (3.85%) Borland
5 1 (3.85%) AppSense