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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South East / West Sussex
Rank 3 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 60 53 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.89% 10.10% 21.20%
As % of the Vendors category 28.85% 23.04% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 52
Median daily rate £409 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £547 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.55 £15.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.29% +4.16%

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
208 230 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.15% 43.81% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 132 116
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +97.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £15.10 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 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
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 17 January 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
Crawley +13 22 £415 +3.75% 3
Worthing -6 9 £370 +13.80% 6
Gatwick -2 6 £413 -20.48% 3
Horsham - 4 £475 - 1
Arundel - 3 £115 -
Chichester +4 2 £375 - 2
East Grinstead - 2 £404 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 35 (27.13%) SQL
2 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
3 31 (24.03%) Windows
4 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (21.71%) MS Office
6 26 (20.16%) Active Directory
7 25 (19.38%) Web Services
8 24 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 23 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (15.50%) .NET
11 20 (15.50%) C#
12 19 (14.73%) Finance
13 17 (13.18%) VMware
13 17 (13.18%) JavaScript
13 17 (13.18%) CRM
13 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (12.40%) Windows Server
14 16 (12.40%) SharePoint
15 15 (11.63%) DevOps
16 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (10.08%) Project Management
16 13 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (9.30%) MS Exchange
17 12 (9.30%) Data Modelling
17 12 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (9.30%) T-SQL
17 12 (9.30%) Office 365
18 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (12.40%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.88%) CMS
3 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.33%) IIS
5 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (21.71%) MS Office
2 24 (18.60%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.55%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.30%) Office 365
3 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (7.75%) IaaS
5 9 (6.98%) SaaS
6 8 (6.20%) PaaS
7 4 (3.10%) Boomi
8 2 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) DHCP
2 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.65%) DNS
4 5 (3.88%) Firewall
4 5 (3.88%) NAS
5 4 (3.10%) SNMP
6 3 (2.33%) ADSL
6 3 (2.33%) Network Security
6 3 (2.33%) SSL
6 3 (2.33%) VPN
7 2 (1.55%) Internet
7 2 (1.55%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.55%) LAN
7 2 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.55%) SAN
8 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.78%) SMTP
8 1 (0.78%) WAN
8 1 (0.78%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.33%) OLAP
8 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.55%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.55%) Redis
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.78%) Big Data
10 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) JIRA
1 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.10%) NUnit
2 4 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.33%) Xcode
4 2 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.55%) Selenium
4 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.78%) Ant
5 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.78%) Gatling
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (14.73%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Advertising
3 3 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (1.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Developer
2 26 (20.16%) Architect
3 22 (17.05%) Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.20%) SQL Developer
7 6 (4.65%) SharePoint Architect
7 6 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (3.88%) Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Data Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Digital Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Process Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.38%) Web Services
2 20 (15.50%) .NET
3 11 (8.53%) CSS
3 11 (8.53%) XML
4 9 (6.98%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.98%) HTML
4 9 (6.98%) jQuery
5 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.65%) RESTful
7 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.10%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.10%) React
8 4 (3.10%) Redux
9 2 (1.55%) HTML5
9 2 (1.55%) REST
9 2 (1.55%) Sass
9 2 (1.55%) SOAP
9 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.65%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.10%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.10%) PMI
6 3 (2.33%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.33%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.55%) Clustering
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.55%) PKI
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.78%) Fintech
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.03%) Windows
2 16 (12.40%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.20%) Unix
7 6 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.88%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.33%) Fedora
9 3 (2.33%) Linux
9 3 (2.33%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.18%) CRM
3 15 (11.63%) DevOps
4 13 (10.08%) Project Management
4 13 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.53%) ETL
7 10 (7.75%) MVC
7 10 (7.75%) TOGAF
8 9 (6.98%) Migration
8 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.20%) Analytics
9 8 (6.20%) Data Management
9 8 (6.20%) ITIL
10 6 (4.65%) Benchmarking
10 6 (4.65%) Scrum
11 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.88%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.13%) SQL
2 20 (15.50%) C#
3 17 (13.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.98%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.20%) Java
7 4 (3.10%) ABAP
7 4 (3.10%) Python
8 3 (2.33%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) C
10 1 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
10 1 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.53%) Degree
2 11 (8.53%) ISEB
3 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.10%) MCP
5 4 (3.10%) MCSA
5 4 (3.10%) MCSD
5 4 (3.10%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.33%) MCSE
6 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.55%) MCITP
7 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.78%) CISM
8 1 (0.78%) CISSP
8 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.65%) QA
3 3 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (20.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.55%) UAG
3 2 (1.55%) vSphere
3 2 (1.55%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) SCCM
2 5 (3.88%) SCOM
3 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.55%) PowerCLI
4 2 (1.55%) Puppet
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.78%) SCSM
5 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (13.18%) VMware
2 7 (5.43%) HP
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle
3 6 (4.65%) Dell
3 6 (4.65%) SAP
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco
5 4 (3.10%) Tableau
5 4 (3.10%) Talend
5 4 (3.10%) webMethods
6 3 (2.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (2.33%) Apple
6 3 (2.33%) Citrix
6 3 (2.33%) Cognos
6 3 (2.33%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.33%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.33%) SonicWALL
6 3 (2.33%) Veeam
7 2 (1.55%) Informatica
8 1 (0.78%) NetApp
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