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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 19 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 11.31% 13.33% 10.17%
As % of the Vendors category 24.05% 24.24% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
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£375 £345 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £296 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £397 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.45 £22.50 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% +68.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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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
79 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 47.02% 55.00% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 19 15
Average daily rate £375 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £9.40 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.53% -29.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 16 (36.36%) SQL
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
3 11 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) Migration
4 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
4 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 7 (15.91%) Data Migration
7 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (15.91%) CRM
7 7 (15.91%) MS Office
7 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
7 7 (15.91%) Finance
8 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
9 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.36%) ETL
9 5 (11.36%) VMware
9 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
10 4 (9.09%) Service Management
10 4 (9.09%) Citrix
10 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
10 4 (9.09%) Knowledge Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 11 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) DWDM
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) SDH
3 1 (2.27%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) OLAP
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
1 7 (15.91%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.82%) ETL Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Test Leader
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Management Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) MDX
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.27%) Ajax
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Migration
2 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) CRM
3 7 (15.91%) Data Migration
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.36%) ETL
6 4 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Test Planning
7 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Complex ETL
8 2 (4.55%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) HND
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCENT
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.27%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) VMware
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) Informatica
4 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (2.27%) Altiris
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) Sage
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
Winchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago