The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Havant region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 30 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 29.70% 26.13% 27.94%
As % of the Vendors category 41.67% 46.03% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 11
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£388 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £303 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +309.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.94
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Havant region.

Vendors Category
Havant
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
72 63 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 71.29% 56.76% 67.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 23
Average daily rate £350 £419 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +19.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +275.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Havant region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Havant

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Havant

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Havant

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Havant region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Havant

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Havant region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Migration
3 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
4 13 (28.26%) HP
5 11 (23.91%) SCCM
6 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
7 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
7 9 (19.57%) Clustering
8 8 (17.39%) SOA
9 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 7 (15.22%) Web Services
9 7 (15.22%) C#
9 7 (15.22%) .NET
9 7 (15.22%) VMware
9 7 (15.22%) WCF
10 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.04%) MS Project
10 6 (13.04%) CRM
11 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
11 5 (10.87%) Oracle
11 5 (10.87%) SQL
11 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.87%) SAP Afaria
11 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (8.70%) IT Governance
12 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Havant region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Project
3 4 (8.70%) MS Office
4 1 (2.17%) SPSS
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.35%) Summit
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) VLAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAAS
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQLPlus
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Toad
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) CRM Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) VBA Developer
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
1 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
1 7 (15.22%) WCF
2 1 (2.17%) WebCenter
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.52%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) AVVID
5 1 (2.17%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) SOA
3 6 (13.04%) CRM
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.70%) IT Governance
5 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) B2B
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) ERP
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) VBA
3 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) Korn
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CCIE
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) OCFS2
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.35%) MOM
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
4 2 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) Cadence
5 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.17%) Brocade
5 1 (2.17%) Unica
5 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.17%) Neolane
5 1 (2.17%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) Siebel
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) EMC