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 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 14.67% 8.82% 17.14%
As % of the Vendors category 40.74% 31.58% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £310 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +20.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £185 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £385 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  

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 27 19 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 36.00% 27.94% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 6
Median daily rate £475 £340 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.70% -6.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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 26 June 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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Office 365
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 3 (13.64%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud

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 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (22.73%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Data Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Environment And Release Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Access Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) SAML
3 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) CMDB
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
1 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 3 (13.64%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Microservices
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Information Management
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) APMP
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
2 2 (9.09%) XenServer
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) PowerCLI
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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