The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 19 21 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 15 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 10.14% 4.26% 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category 26.32% 6.67% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 22
Median daily rate £600 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £676 - £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.25 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £25.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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

Vendors Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57 60 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 38.51% 63.83% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 43
Median daily rate £512 £315 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.38% -26.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £260 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.25 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £25.00 £34.20
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 Worthing

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Worthing

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Data Modelling
3 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (29.17%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) R
4 7 (29.17%) Power BI
5 6 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (20.83%) Drupal
6 5 (20.83%) Data Management
6 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Selenium
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) Unix
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) ISEB
7 3 (12.50%) CCA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 5 (20.83%) Drupal
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Power BI
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Gatling
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Protractor
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Power BI Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Data Architect
4 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Data Modelling
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 6 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) R
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCA
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) webMethods