The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hampshire / Fareham
Rank 12 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 10.00% 10.29% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 21.57% 26.92% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £330 £230 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.47% +53.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Fareham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 51 26 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 46.36% 38.24% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 14
Median daily rate £465 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham citing Microsoft as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Fareham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) MS Project
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Retail
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 5 (21.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Project Planner
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) SAML
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
2 4 (17.39%) Scrum
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) Critical Path Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) Physics
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) XenServer
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) PowerCLI
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + experience dependant
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