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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 8 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 29 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.90% 9.63% 6.56%
As % of the Vendors category 30.53% 36.21% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £170 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -54.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £105 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £363 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.18% -0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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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
95 58 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 35.71% 26.61% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 28 33
Average daily rate £338 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 36 (59.02%) Windows
2 26 (42.62%) SQL
3 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
4 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
4 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
5 17 (27.87%) VMware
6 16 (26.23%) SAN
6 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
8 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
8 14 (22.95%) DNS
8 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (21.31%) IaaS
9 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (21.31%) VLAN
9 13 (21.31%) DHCP
10 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
10 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
10 12 (19.67%) vMotion
10 12 (19.67%) NAS
10 12 (19.67%) SaaS
10 12 (19.67%) PaaS
10 12 (19.67%) vCloud
10 12 (19.67%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (18.03%) LAN
12 10 (16.39%) WLAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.84%) SAS
6 3 (4.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.64%) Lync
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) MS Office
5 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (21.31%) IaaS
2 12 (19.67%) SaaS
2 12 (19.67%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) SAN
2 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
3 13 (21.31%) DHCP
3 13 (21.31%) VLAN
4 12 (19.67%) NAS
4 12 (19.67%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (18.03%) LAN
6 10 (16.39%) WLAN
7 3 (4.92%) Firewall
8 2 (3.28%) Network Security
8 2 (3.28%) VoIP
8 2 (3.28%) VPN
9 1 (1.64%) FTP
9 1 (1.64%) WAN
9 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) DB2
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.64%) OLAP
7 1 (1.64%) MS Access
7 1 (1.64%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Toad
1 3 (4.92%) ERwin
2 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) MSTest
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Private Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Architect
3 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Data Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Administrator
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) DBA
6 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
6 3 (4.92%) Senior DBA
6 3 (4.92%) Senior SQL DBA
6 3 (4.92%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) HTML
3 4 (6.56%) CSS
4 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.92%) WCF
4 3 (4.92%) jQuery
4 3 (4.92%) HTML5
4 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.92%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) PDA
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
5 1 (1.64%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.64%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.64%) Social Network
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Windows
2 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) zOS
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.39%) Scrum
3 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
4 9 (14.75%) Automation Testing
5 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.11%) Data Management
6 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.56%) Master Data Management
8 4 (6.56%) Data Architecture
8 4 (6.56%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Code Coverage
9 3 (4.92%) OOP
9 3 (4.92%) OO
9 3 (4.92%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (4.92%) Validation
9 3 (4.92%) Migration
9 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) C++
2 9 (14.75%) VC++
2 9 (14.75%) Python
3 8 (13.11%) C#
4 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.56%) VB
5 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.64%) MCP
2 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.67%) vCloud
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) vMotion
2 2 (3.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) VMware
2 3 (4.92%) Teradata
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) HP
2 3 (4.92%) CA
3 2 (3.28%) EMC
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix
3 2 (3.28%) Capita
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Informatica
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
Brighton
Orgtel
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day + competitive
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