The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South East / West Sussex
Rank 11 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 54 43 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.49% 9.09% 23.98%
As % of the Vendors category 23.58% 19.46% 48.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 73
Median daily rate £480 £294 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.40% -24.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 12
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £14.20 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £25.00 £28.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.79
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.45%

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
229 221 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.72% 46.72% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 108 153
Median daily rate £413 £366 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% -6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +69.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £20.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Worthing +3 15 £600 - 4
Crawley +5 12 £480 +66.95% 5
East Grinstead - 5 £409 -
Gatwick -8 4 £500 +5.26% 2
Chichester +3 2 £375 - 1
Horsham - 2 £650 - 2
Burgess Hill +2 1 £225 -
Billingshurst - 1 - -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 36 (28.80%) SQL
2 31 (24.80%) MS Office
3 29 (23.20%) SQL Server
4 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.20%) Windows
6 23 (18.40%) Active Directory
7 22 (17.60%) Web Services
8 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (16.00%) .NET
9 20 (16.00%) SharePoint
10 19 (15.20%) Finance
11 17 (13.60%) CRM
11 17 (13.60%) Data Modelling
11 17 (13.60%) C#
12 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (11.20%) JavaScript
13 14 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (10.40%) T-SQL
14 13 (10.40%) ETL
14 13 (10.40%) Project Management
14 13 (10.40%) DevOps
15 12 (9.60%) Windows Server
15 12 (9.60%) Office 365
15 12 (9.60%) IaaS
16 11 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (8.80%) MS Exchange
16 11 (8.80%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 20 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.00%) Drupal
4 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.20%) CMS
6 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.40%) IIS
6 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.60%) SAS
8 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.80%) Confluence
8 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (24.80%) MS Office
2 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.80%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.80%) assyst
3 1 (0.80%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.60%) IaaS
2 12 (9.60%) Office 365
3 11 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.00%) PaaS
5 9 (7.20%) SaaS
6 6 (4.80%) Boomi
7 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.60%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.80%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) DHCP
1 8 (6.40%) Firewall
2 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.00%) DNS
4 4 (3.20%) Network Security
4 4 (3.20%) VPN
5 3 (2.40%) ADSL
5 3 (2.40%) NAS
5 3 (2.40%) SSL
5 3 (2.40%) WAN
6 2 (1.60%) Internet
6 2 (1.60%) LAN
6 2 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.80%) SMTP
7 1 (0.80%) SNMP
7 1 (0.80%) VoIP
7 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) Power BI
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.60%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.60%) Redis
6 2 (1.60%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.80%) DB2
7 1 (0.80%) MS Access
7 1 (0.80%) MySQL
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) JIRA
2 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.20%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.40%) Xcode
4 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.60%) Selenium
4 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.80%) Ant
5 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.80%) Gatling
5 1 (0.80%) Protractor
5 1 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (15.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Advertising
3 3 (2.40%) Back Office
3 3 (2.40%) Marketing
4 2 (1.60%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (1.60%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.80%) French Language
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (27.20%) Developer
2 25 (20.00%) Architect
3 21 (16.80%) Analyst
4 14 (11.20%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (7.20%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.60%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Architect
7 7 (5.60%) SharePoint Architect
8 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Consultant
8 6 (4.80%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Power BI Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Senior SharePoint Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.80%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.60%) Web Services
2 20 (16.00%) .NET
3 10 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.60%) CSS
5 6 (4.80%) XML
6 5 (4.00%) HTML
6 5 (4.00%) jQuery
6 5 (4.00%) RESTful
7 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (3.20%) Entity Framework
7 4 (3.20%) React
7 4 (3.20%) Redux
8 3 (2.40%) REST
9 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.60%) HTML5
9 2 (1.60%) Sass
9 2 (1.60%) SOAP
10 1 (0.80%) COM
10 1 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.80%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.40%) PMI
4 3 (2.40%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.60%) Clustering
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) PKI
5 2 (1.60%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.80%) iPad
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Windows
2 12 (9.60%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.60%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.40%) Unix
7 3 (2.40%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.60%) CRM
2 17 (13.60%) Data Modelling
3 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.40%) DevOps
5 13 (10.40%) ETL
5 13 (10.40%) Project Management
6 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.40%) Analytics
7 8 (6.40%) Data Management
7 8 (6.40%) TOGAF
8 6 (4.80%) Benchmarking
8 6 (4.80%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (4.80%) ITIL
8 6 (4.80%) Migration
8 6 (4.80%) MVC
8 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
9 5 (4.00%) Scrum
9 5 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.80%) SQL
2 17 (13.60%) C#
3 14 (11.20%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.40%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.00%) Python
6 7 (5.60%) R
7 6 (4.80%) Java
8 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.40%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.60%) ABAP
10 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.80%) C
11 1 (0.80%) C++
11 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.80%) PHP
11 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.80%) VB
11 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.80%) VB6
11 1 (0.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.20%) ISEB
2 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.40%) Degree
4 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) CCA
5 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.40%) MCSA
5 3 (2.40%) MCSD
5 3 (2.40%) MCSE
5 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.60%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.60%) MCITP
6 2 (1.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.80%) APMP
7 1 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.40%) PMO
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) GDPR
4 1 (0.80%) GAAP
4 1 (0.80%) IFRS
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (18.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.60%) UAG
4 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.80%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) SCCM
2 3 (2.40%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.80%) SCOM
4 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) VMware
2 7 (5.60%) SAP
3 6 (4.80%) Dell
4 5 (4.00%) Cisco
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle
5 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.20%) Talend
6 3 (2.40%) Apple
6 3 (2.40%) HP
6 3 (2.40%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.40%) SonicWALL
6 3 (2.40%) Tableau
6 3 (2.40%) Veeam
7 2 (1.60%) Ariba
7 2 (1.60%) Citrix
7 2 (1.60%) Concur
7 2 (1.60%) Informatica
7 2 (1.60%) webMethods
8 1 (0.80%) Snow
8 1 (0.80%) Splunk
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