Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Microsoft
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 2 10
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 3.39% 32.08% 30.77%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 60.71% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 11
Andover median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -14.29% -13.85%
10th Percentile £381 £257 £108
90th Percentile £394 £388 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.70 £17.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year -21.39% +5.62% +8.20%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Andover.

All Vendors
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 50.85% 52.83% 73.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 24
Andover median daily rate £403 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.80% -13.79% -7.94%
10th Percentile £321 £230 £245
90th Percentile £486 £461 £479
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.08 £18.38 £19.44
% change year-on-year +9.25% -5.45% -25.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Andover

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Andover

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Andover

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle