Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 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
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 21 23 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Fareham 13.82% 8.19% 10.11%
As % of the Vendors category 31.82% 17.83% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 21
Median daily rate £425 £488 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +45.52% +15.52%
10th Percentile £114 £143 £110
90th Percentile £535 £660 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +3.17% +13.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.13 £18.19
% change year-on-year -13.04% +10.65% +21.25%

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 66 129 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 43.42% 45.91% 49.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 119 103
Median daily rate £420 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.58% - -
10th Percentile £150 £219 £158
90th Percentile £558 £625 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £441 £405
% change year-on-year +1.98% +8.95% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.00
Median hourly rate £25.91 £24.71 £18.38
% change year-on-year +4.88% +34.45% -8.13%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Fareham.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Fareham over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Fareham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Fareham.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Fareham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
5 4 (19.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (14.29%) Office 365
6 3 (14.29%) NetScaler

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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (9.52%) Acrobat
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Flow
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.76%) PowerApps
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 3 (14.29%) Skype
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
5 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.76%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WebEx
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) Power BI
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support
4 1 (4.76%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.76%) Facilities Management
5 1 (4.76%) Office Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Julia
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.76%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (4.76%) Sysprep
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus
3 2 (9.52%) McAfee
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Bomgar
4 1 (4.76%) Meraki
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy