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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 96 84 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing MSI 18 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 1.27% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.22% 8.33% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Average daily rate
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£356 £253 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.08% -33.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £219 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £325 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+82.14% -59.12%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
345 264 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.93% 15.21% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 144 99
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 17
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £26.00 £31.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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
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 22 July 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton -9 1 £305 -6.15%
MSI
South East

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (54.17%) DV Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
5 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
5 11 (45.83%) VBScript
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) VMware
7 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
9 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (20.83%) X.400
10 5 (20.83%) X.500
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.83%) MCSE
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Validation
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
10 5 (20.83%) PKI
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) SCCM
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
11 4 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Documentum
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) X.400
1 5 (20.83%) X.500
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) InstallShield
1 3 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) WiX
2 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.33%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.17%) AdminStudio
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
3 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 3 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 2 (8.33%) Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Analyst
2 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
2 3 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.33%) WCF
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (8.33%) Kendo UI
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.33%) Breeze.js
3 2 (8.33%) Durandal
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.33%) WSH
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) Ajax
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.83%) Validation
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) Document Management
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Release Management
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
1 11 (45.83%) VBScript
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.83%) MCSE
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) EMC
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 2 (8.33%) DevExpress
4 2 (8.33%) Serena
4 2 (8.33%) Altiris
4 2 (8.33%) AppSense
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Borland
5 1 (4.17%) Lumension