The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Havant 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 29 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.

Microsoft
Hampshire / Havant
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 11 1
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 18 3 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Havant 17.82% 5.36% 25.49%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 10.34% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 12
Median daily rate £456 £340 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% -10.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £272 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £408 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 Havant.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Havant
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 60 29 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Havant 59.41% 51.79% 68.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 35
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.94% +208.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Havant

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Havant 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 Havant

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Havant

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Havant

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Havant

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Havant over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Havant

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Havant

For the 6 months to 29 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 Havant region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) Office 365
6 5 (20.00%) Skype
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 5 (20.00%) Citrix
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.00%) IIS
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) HP
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.00%) XenApp
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) EdgeSight
8 3 (12.00%) SafeCom
8 3 (12.00%) vSphere
8 3 (12.00%) Retail

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Havant 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 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.00%) Anypoint
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) SPSS
4 2 (8.00%) SPSS Modeler
5 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Skype
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) PSTN
4 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Logistics Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Accountant
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Coordinator
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) jQuery
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) CHAID
4 2 (8.00%) Economics
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
4 2 (8.00%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (8.00%) Logistics
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Neural Network
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Process Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) R
3 2 (8.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) EdgeSight
1 3 (12.00%) SafeCom
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Sophos
4 2 (8.00%) Tableau
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
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