The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 20.51% - 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 25.81% - 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £215 - £138
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +2.16%
Microsoft
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Horsham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
31 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 79.49% 43.75% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Median daily rate £300 £375 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +172.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.59 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Horsham

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

Microsoft
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Horsham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Talend
3 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Talend
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp