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 22 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 / Havant
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 2
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 9 5 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Havant 15.79% 6.67% 28.18%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 13.89% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 21
Median daily rate £469 £488 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +52.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £337
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £26.75 £11.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.40% +139.91%  
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 Havant.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Havant
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39 36 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Havant 68.42% 48.00% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 38
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -11.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 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 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 Havant region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (24.00%) Skype
5 5 (20.00%) Office 365
5 5 (20.00%) Time Management
5 5 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) PMP
7 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Firewall
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Replication
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.00%) PSTN
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2

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 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Anypoint
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) SPSS
4 2 (8.00%) SPSS Modeler
5 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Skype
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) PSTN
2 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
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 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) CRM Manager
4 2 (8.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.00%) Logistics Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Database Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) REST
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Supplier Management
1 5 (20.00%) Time Management
2 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
2 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) A/B Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Analytics
3 2 (8.00%) ANOVA
3 2 (8.00%) CHAID
3 2 (8.00%) CRISP-DM
3 2 (8.00%) Linear Regression
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (8.00%) SDLC
3 2 (8.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
1 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.00%) R
2 2 (8.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (12.00%) PMP
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.00%) Tableau
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus
3 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) VMware