The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 18 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 22 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.21% 14.58% 16.87%
As % of the Vendors category 25.58% 32.45% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 18
Median daily rate £413 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £430 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.32 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.89%
Microsoft
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 151 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.20% 44.94% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 100 46
Median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 20
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +8.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -22 5 £420 +33.33% 10
Lewes +3 3 £413 +83.33% 2
Eastbourne - 3 £125 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
3 21 (44.68%) MS Office
4 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
5 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
6 16 (34.04%) Windows XP
6 16 (34.04%) LAN
7 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
8 14 (29.79%) WAN
8 14 (29.79%) HP
9 12 (25.53%) Wireless
9 12 (25.53%) AS400
9 12 (25.53%) Blackberry
9 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
9 12 (25.53%) Coaching
9 12 (25.53%) Mimecast
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
10 11 (23.40%) Avaya
11 10 (21.28%) C
11 10 (21.28%) Finance
11 10 (21.28%) VMware
11 10 (21.28%) Mathematics
12 9 (19.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 9 (19.15%) HP SIM
12 9 (19.15%) Becrypt
12 9 (19.15%) Legal
12 9 (19.15%) Backup Exec
12 9 (19.15%) MCP
12 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
12 9 (19.15%) IBM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) MS Office
2 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Mimecast
2 3 (6.38%) Office 365
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
2 16 (34.04%) LAN
3 14 (29.79%) WAN
4 12 (25.53%) Wireless
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
6 5 (10.64%) DHCP
7 4 (8.51%) VLAN
7 4 (8.51%) VoIP
8 3 (6.38%) NAS
8 3 (6.38%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (6.38%) SAN
8 3 (6.38%) VPN
9 2 (4.26%) Firewall
10 1 (2.13%) DMZ
10 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.13%) IPsec
10 1 (2.13%) MPLS
10 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Ant
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.13%) Maven
1 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) Service Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) IT Support
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) CSS3
3 1 (2.13%) J2EE
3 1 (2.13%) Spring
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) AS400
1 12 (25.53%) Blackberry
2 10 (21.28%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) NHS
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) iPad
4 2 (4.26%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
3 16 (34.04%) Windows XP
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.26%) Linux
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.13%) MVS
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Coaching
1 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
2 5 (10.64%) High Availability
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) CRM
4 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.26%) Document Management
5 2 (4.26%) ERP
5 2 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.26%) Time Management
5 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) OOP
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) C
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.38%) C#
5 2 (4.26%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.13%) R
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) MCP
2 3 (6.38%) CCNA
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.64%) vCloud
4 4 (8.51%) vSphere
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Backup Exec
1 9 (19.15%) HP SIM
1 9 (19.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (6.38%) vMotion
3 2 (4.26%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) HP
2 11 (23.40%) Avaya
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 9 (19.15%) Becrypt
4 9 (19.15%) IBM
4 9 (19.15%) Symantec
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Acronis
6 2 (4.26%) Apple
6 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
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