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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 24 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 15 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.42% 9.73% 9.43%
As % of the Vendors category 20.83% 23.08% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 9
Median daily rate £200 £330 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +120.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £300 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £445 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.09 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +22.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
72 156 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 25.99% 42.16% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 112 45
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £300 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £510 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 18
Median hourly rate £25.25 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.52% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £16.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Lewes +7 5 £413 -
Brighton -19 3 £320 -8.57% 9
Eastbourne - 3 £125 - 1
Hove - 1 £203 - 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) MS Office
3 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
4 16 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 15 (37.50%) Finance
6 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
6 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
6 13 (32.50%) LAN
7 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (27.50%) WAN
9 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 10 (25.00%) C
10 9 (22.50%) MCP
10 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
10 9 (22.50%) Symantec
10 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
10 9 (22.50%) HP
10 9 (22.50%) IBM
10 9 (22.50%) Avaya
10 9 (22.50%) Legal
10 9 (22.50%) Backup Exec
10 9 (22.50%) Wireless
10 9 (22.50%) AS400
10 9 (22.50%) HP SIM
10 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
10 9 (22.50%) Coaching
10 9 (22.50%) Mimecast
10 9 (22.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 9 (22.50%) Becrypt
11 7 (17.50%) .NET

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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Office
2 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) LAN
2 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (27.50%) WAN
4 9 (22.50%) Wireless
5 3 (7.50%) DNS
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (2.50%) DMZ
7 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.50%) IPsec
7 1 (2.50%) MPLS
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Service Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) IT Support
4 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (22.50%) AS400
2 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) iPad
4 3 (7.50%) iPhone
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) NHS
6 1 (2.50%) Online Games
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) MVS
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Coaching
1 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) ERP
3 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Information Management
5 1 (2.50%) Information Security
5 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.50%) MVC
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.50%) Security Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C
2 3 (7.50%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.50%) R
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) APMP
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Backup Exec
1 9 (22.50%) HP SIM
1 9 (22.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Avaya
1 9 (22.50%) Becrypt
1 9 (22.50%) HP
1 9 (22.50%) IBM
1 9 (22.50%) Symantec
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
4 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
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