Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

Microsoft
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 37 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 17.96% 11.69% 11.46%
As % of the Vendors category 34.26% 29.00% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 2
Fareham median daily rate £213 £318 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.07% +1.60% +4.17%
10th Percentile £110 £147 £270
90th Percentile £436 £479 £361
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £349 £363
% change year-on-year +0.36% -3.79% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Fareham median hourly rate £13.00 £21.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.82% +57.41% -
10th Percentile £10.86 £19.68 £11.45
90th Percentile £21.40 £23.43 £14.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.38 £19.44 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.60% +25.39% +12.73%

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 Fareham.

All Vendors
Fareham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 108 100 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 52.43% 40.32% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 78 22
Fareham median daily rate £425 £525 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +49.47% +8.08%
10th Percentile £125 £251 £213
90th Percentile £538 £625 £648
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 5
Fareham median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £9.50 £14.10 £11.60
90th Percentile £23.50 £23.10 £40.30
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.58% +5.26% +25.62%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft in Fareham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Fareham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Fareham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft in Fareham

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 7 (18.92%) Resource Allocation
6 6 (16.22%) VMware
6 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.22%) LAN
6 6 (16.22%) VPN
6 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.51%) Cisco
8 4 (10.81%) WAN
8 4 (10.81%) Linux
8 4 (10.81%) Python
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Retail
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Co-occurring 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 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) LAN
1 6 (16.22%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) WAN
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) VoIP
3 3 (8.11%) Wireless
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (16.22%) Service Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.81%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Build Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Angular 2
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) iPad
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 7 (18.92%) Project Management
2 7 (18.92%) Resource Allocation
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.11%) ITSM
4 3 (8.11%) Microservices
4 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Information Management
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) SDLC
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) APMP
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCDST
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Meraki
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) SAP