The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 106 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MSI 6 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.82% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 4.49% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate £440 £335 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.34% +0.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £315 £288
% change year-on-year
-10.97% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £16.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+163.63% -10.81%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
300 312 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.45% 18.29% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 190 124
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 41
Average hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £17.10 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
MSI
South East

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -10 1 - -
Basingstoke - - - -
MSI
South East

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (82.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) DV Cleared
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
5 7 (41.18%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Wise Package Studio
7 5 (29.41%) InstallShield
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) VBScript
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) AppSense
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
10 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
10 2 (11.76%) Borland
10 2 (11.76%) Validation
10 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (11.76%) StarTeam
10 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (5.88%) Network Security
11 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
11 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
11 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Documentum
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Wise Package Studio
1 5 (29.41%) InstallShield
2 2 (11.76%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Applications Packager
2 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.88%) WSH
2 1 (5.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) AppSense
5 2 (11.76%) Borland
6 1 (5.88%) Lumension
6 1 (5.88%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Altiris