The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 16 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 10.96% 18.09% 12.73%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 33.96% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 6
Median daily rate £385 £408 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.52% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £469 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.75 £7.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Microsoft
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Vendors Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 106 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 57.53% 53.27% 56.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 73 15
Median daily rate £415 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +86.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Winchester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Winchester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 19 (43.18%) Linux
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 16 (36.36%) MS Office
5 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.27%) REST
6 11 (25.00%) OpenID
6 11 (25.00%) OAuth
6 11 (25.00%) ForgeRock
6 11 (25.00%) OpenIDM
6 11 (25.00%) OpenAM
6 11 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (25.00%) LDAP
6 11 (25.00%) SAML
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.73%) Oracle
7 10 (22.73%) Information Security
8 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
9 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 8 (18.18%) Windows
9 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
10 7 (15.91%) J2EE
10 7 (15.91%) Java
10 7 (15.91%) Scrum
10 7 (15.91%) VMware
10 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.64%) Finance
11 6 (13.64%) Wireless
11 6 (13.64%) Firewall
11 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (36.36%) MS Office
3 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Boomi
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) iPaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) LDAP
2 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) Wireless
3 5 (11.36%) IPv4
3 5 (11.36%) IPv6
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (4.55%) VLAN
6 2 (4.55%) ZigBee
7 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MS Access
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.55%) JMeter
2 2 (4.55%) LabVIEW
2 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Designer
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Security Designer
4 3 (6.82%) Access Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) IP Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) IP Design Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) REST
2 11 (25.00%) OAuth
2 11 (25.00%) OpenID
2 11 (25.00%) SAML
3 7 (15.91%) J2EE
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) HTML
4 4 (9.09%) jQuery
4 4 (9.09%) XML
5 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
5 3 (6.82%) COM
5 3 (6.82%) CSS3
5 3 (6.82%) DCOM
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) XHTML
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.36%) Smart Meter
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 10 (22.73%) Information Security
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.36%) Use Case
4 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (9.09%) OWASP
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Kanban
6 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) Service Design
6 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) VBA
4 3 (6.82%) C
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VB
4 3 (6.82%) VB6
5 2 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) HND
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) ACCA
5 1 (2.27%) CCDA
5 1 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.27%) CIMA
5 1 (2.27%) MCSD
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GAAP
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) OpenAM
1 11 (25.00%) OpenIDM
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) ForgeRock
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) Dell
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) Remedy
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Arqiva
7 1 (2.27%) Avaya
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.27%) Informatica
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