The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 6 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 12 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 13.64% 7.64% 16.79%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 18.18% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Median daily rate £480 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.95% -28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.70 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +8.27%

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

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 66 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 54.55% 42.04% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 42
Median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (36.84%) MS Office
2 11 (28.95%) Web Services
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
4 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
5 8 (21.05%) PaaS
5 8 (21.05%) IaaS
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 7 (18.42%) SaaS
6 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.42%) CRM
7 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (15.79%) Office 365
8 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 5 (13.16%) Boomi
8 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.16%) Finance
8 5 (13.16%) Firewall
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
8 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.16%) Dell
9 4 (10.53%) ISEB
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Office
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.05%) IaaS
3 8 (21.05%) PaaS
4 7 (18.42%) SaaS
5 6 (15.79%) Office 365
6 5 (13.16%) Boomi
7 2 (5.26%) iPaaS
7 2 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) DHCP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
3 3 (7.89%) ADSL
3 3 (7.89%) NAS
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) SMTP
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) PowerCenter
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.63%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Process Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) COM
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) JSTL
4 1 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) Line Management
7 3 (7.89%) Network Design
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (5.26%) Resource Levelling
8 2 (5.26%) User Stories
8 2 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VB
3 1 (2.63%) VB6
3 1 (2.63%) VC++
3 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCSD
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Dell
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Apple
3 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
3 3 (7.89%) SonicWALL
3 3 (7.89%) Veeam
4 2 (5.26%) Ariba
4 2 (5.26%) Concur
4 2 (5.26%) Informatica
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Planview
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (2.63%) Talend
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