Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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 > Havant
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 27 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Havant 19.71% 16.55% 23.71%
As % of the Vendors category 28.13% 26.14% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 10
Havant median daily rate £450 £263 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -34.38% -
10th Percentile £228 £245 £219
90th Percentile £529 £343 £481
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £348 £363
% change year-on-year +0.72% -4.14% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Havant median hourly rate £13.02 £42.50 £29.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.38% +44.93% +144.38%
10th Percentile £11.66 £41.25 £14.14
90th Percentile £13.83 £43.75 £45.05
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.43 £19.44 £15.64
% change year-on-year -10.33% +24.28% +13.73%

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 Havant.

All Vendors
Havant
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 96 88 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Havant 70.07% 63.31% 55.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 30
Havant median daily rate £400 £380 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.49% -5.97%
10th Percentile £387 £250 £293
90th Percentile £525 £493 £477
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Havant median hourly rate £13.02 £42.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.38% +41.67% +150.00%
10th Percentile £11.66 £41.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £13.83 £43.75 £45.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.58% +5.26% +26.14%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Havant

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 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 Havant region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (48.15%) Windows
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 10 (37.04%) Skype
4 9 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
5 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
6 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
6 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) Time Management
9 4 (14.81%) Project Governance
9 4 (14.81%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.81%) Firewall
10 3 (11.11%) Symantec
10 3 (11.11%) VMware
10 3 (11.11%) LAN
10 3 (11.11%) AIX
10 3 (11.11%) WAN
10 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 3 (11.11%) SAN
10 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 3 (11.11%) Retail
11 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
11 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management

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 9 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Skype
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) PSTN
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) BYOD
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 10
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) AIX
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (18.52%) Time Management
3 4 (14.81%) Project Governance
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
4 2 (7.41%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Citrix
2 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
6 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.41%) BT
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Veeam