The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 27 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 5 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.44% 15.11% 16.36%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 36.56% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 12
Median daily rate £420 £320 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +17.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £465 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Microsoft
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 93 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.95% 41.33% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 68 25
Median daily rate £450 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft across the Brighton region.

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) vCloud
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) vSphere
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) NAS
6 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 3 (15.79%) vMotion
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) NAS
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Document Management
2 2 (10.53%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.26%) Presales
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.26%) R
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) vCloud
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (10.53%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) vMotion
2 2 (10.53%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Acronis
2 2 (10.53%) Avaya
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
2 2 (10.53%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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