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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 103 87 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Contract jobs citing MSI 14 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 1.04% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.29% 5.90% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 2
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£300 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £241 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £357 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.22% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.43 £12.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+86.93% -61.29%
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
326 288 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.33% 17.57% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 192 176
Average daily rate £335 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
MSI
South East

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
3 15 (48.39%) DV Cleared
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Migration
5 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (29.03%) Application Packaging
7 9 (29.03%) VBScript
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
8 8 (25.81%) ITIL
8 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
9 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
9 7 (22.58%) Firewall
10 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Vista
11 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
11 5 (16.13%) PKI
11 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.13%) VB
11 5 (16.13%) X.400

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
1 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Documentum
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) X.400
2 5 (16.13%) X.500
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) StarTeam
2 3 (9.68%) InstallShield
2 3 (9.68%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (6.45%) NUnit
3 2 (6.45%) WiX
3 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.23%) AdminStudio
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Applications Packager
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (3.23%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Tester
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Application Packaging
2 3 (9.68%) WSH
3 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.45%) Ajax
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) JSP
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.45%) Kendo UI
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.45%) Breeze.js
3 2 (6.45%) Durandal
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) PKI
3 3 (9.68%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Vista
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.68%) Document Management
4 3 (9.68%) Release Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Validation
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) System Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
3 9 (29.03%) VBScript
4 5 (16.13%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Clearswift
4 3 (9.68%) ArcSight
4 3 (9.68%) EMC
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Serena
5 2 (6.45%) DevExpress
6 1 (3.23%) Lumension
6 1 (3.23%) AppSense
6 1 (3.23%) Altiris
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee