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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 18 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 23 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.88% 11.11% 13.52%
As % of the Vendors category 29.49% 25.16% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 16
Median daily rate £260 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £295 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
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
78 159 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.71% 44.17% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 117 44
Median daily rate £363 £360 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.60 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +6 6 £413 +50.00% 2
Brighton -18 6 £335 -1.10% 7
Eastbourne - 3 £125 - 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 22 (55.00%) MS Office
3 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
5 14 (35.00%) Windows XP
5 14 (35.00%) LAN
6 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
6 13 (32.50%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) WAN
8 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (25.00%) C
8 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 10 (25.00%) HP
8 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 10 (25.00%) Wireless
8 10 (25.00%) AS400
8 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 10 (25.00%) Coaching
8 10 (25.00%) Mimecast
9 9 (22.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 9 (22.50%) Becrypt
9 9 (22.50%) HP SIM
9 9 (22.50%) Legal
9 9 (22.50%) Backup Exec
9 9 (22.50%) IBM
9 9 (22.50%) Avaya
9 9 (22.50%) Symantec
9 9 (22.50%) MCP
10 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 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (55.00%) MS Office
2 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) 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 14 (35.00%) LAN
2 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.00%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) 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%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Electronic Patient Records
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 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
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%) AS400
1 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) iPad
3 3 (7.50%) iPhone
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Online Games
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (35.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) MVS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Coaching
1 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) ERP
4 3 (7.50%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) CRM
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.50%) MVC
6 1 (2.50%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.50%) Security Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
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%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) 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 10 (25.00%) HP
2 9 (22.50%) Avaya
2 9 (22.50%) Becrypt
2 9 (22.50%) IBM
2 9 (22.50%) Symantec
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
5 2 (5.00%) Apple
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
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