Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 23 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 > Winchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 27 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 11.69% 15.53% 16.86%
As % of the Vendors category 24.77% 25.15% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 43
Winchester median daily rate £375 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -6.88% +33.33%
10th Percentile £208 £301 £317
90th Percentile £448 £444 £470
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £344 £363
% change year-on-year +1.74% -5.10% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Winchester median hourly rate - £11.25 £11.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.10% +51.67%
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 Winchester.

All Vendors
Winchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 109 163 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 47.19% 61.74% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 121 130
Winchester median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +17.87%
10th Percentile £220 £313 £285
90th Percentile £500 £488 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Winchester median hourly rate £8.94 £14.13 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.71% +8.65% +4.00%
10th Percentile £8.81 £10.76 £9.19
90th Percentile £9.07 £16.99 £40.20
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.88 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.49% +9.87% +26.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Winchester

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Winchester

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Winchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Winchester

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
3 9 (33.33%) Office 365
4 6 (22.22%) OneDrive
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) SLA
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) XenServer
6 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
6 4 (14.81%) PaaS
6 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
6 4 (14.81%) High Availability
6 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) IaaS
6 4 (14.81%) User Stories
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.81%) MCITP
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 (14.81%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) OneDrive
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
3 4 (14.81%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
2 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Administrator
1 4 (14.81%) Analyst
1 4 (14.81%) Consultant
1 4 (14.81%) DBA
1 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Migration Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Designer
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.70%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
1 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
2 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
2 4 (14.81%) High Availability
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) User Stories
3 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.41%) MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) MCITP
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
3 4 (14.81%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Citrix
1 4 (14.81%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) AppSense
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore