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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 14 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 29.17% 30.00% 15.46%
As % of the Vendors category 56.00% 43.48% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £184 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £488 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £11.15 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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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
25 69 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 52.08% 69.00% 61.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 40 36
Average daily rate £388 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £503 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -76.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 (38.64%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (29.55%) CRM
2 13 (29.55%) ERP
2 13 (29.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (29.55%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle
4 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (25.00%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 10 (22.73%) MS Project
5 10 (22.73%) SCCM
5 10 (22.73%) Migration
6 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (20.45%) MS Office
6 9 (20.45%) HP
7 8 (18.18%) Client/Server
8 7 (15.91%) SQL
8 7 (15.91%) Clustering
8 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.64%) SCOM
9 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
10 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.36%) VMware
10 5 (11.36%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) CICS
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Project
3 9 (20.45%) MS Office
4 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (29.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) NUnit
1 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 4 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Assistant Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Deployment Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.55%) WCF
3 2 (4.55%) jQuery
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 7 (15.91%) Clustering
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
5 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) Replication
7 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) CRM
1 13 (29.55%) ERP
2 11 (25.00%) Project Management
2 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (22.73%) Migration
4 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Server Building
8 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.82%) SDLC
9 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Change Control
9 2 (4.55%) Logistics
9 2 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) COBOL
4 1 (2.27%) Delphi
4 1 (2.27%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
3 4 (9.09%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (4.55%) MOM
4 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) IBM
4 4 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 4 (9.09%) Cognos
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) SAP