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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 9 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 20 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 19.23% 22.22% 16.00%
As % of the Vendors category 29.41% 37.21% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 12
Median daily rate £400 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £277 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.95%

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
68 86 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 65.38% 59.72% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 68 25
Median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £13.09 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
3 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
4 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
5 12 (31.58%) vSphere
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) MS Office
7 9 (23.68%) EMC
7 9 (23.68%) SAN
7 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
7 9 (23.68%) Converged Infrastructure
7 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
7 9 (23.68%) EMC VNX
7 9 (23.68%) EMC VMAX
7 9 (23.68%) NAS
7 9 (23.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (18.42%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (15.79%) Citrix
10 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.79%) Linux
11 5 (13.16%) CSS
11 5 (13.16%) XML

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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (26.32%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Boomi
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) NAS
1 9 (23.68%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
2 3 (7.89%) Wireless
3 2 (5.26%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) MS Access
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) DBA
3 4 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Access Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Project Planner
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) jQuery
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (10.53%) LINQ
2 4 (10.53%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (10.53%) WCF
3 3 (7.89%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.63%) COM
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) DCOM
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
1 9 (23.68%) EMC VMAX
1 9 (23.68%) EMC VNX
1 9 (23.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) HACMP
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) AIX
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (13.16%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) OOP
4 3 (7.89%) Analytics
4 3 (7.89%) Information Security
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.89%) MVC
4 3 (7.89%) OWASP
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Secure Coding
4 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.26%) Case Management
5 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.26%) ISMS
5 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 4 (10.53%) VBA
4 3 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) CCNA
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.89%) CCDA
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) MCSD
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (31.58%) vSphere
3 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 5 (13.16%) XenServer
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (18.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM
4 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
3 9 (23.68%) EMC
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Dell
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) Arqiva
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) Avaya
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
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