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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 22 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 14 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 6.67% 7.77% 31.82%
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 17.78% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £200 £120 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -54.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £120 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £464 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -60.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.43% -
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 Worthing region.

Vendors Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 45 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 30.48% 43.69% 56.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 10
Median daily rate £325 £400 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +24.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £120 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £15.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) MS Office
3 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 6 (21.43%) XML
6 6 (21.43%) Unix
6 6 (21.43%) ISEB
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 6 (21.43%) SLA
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.86%) Open Source
7 5 (17.86%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
8 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (14.29%) Office 365
8 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) LAN
8 4 (14.29%) webMethods
8 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 3 (10.71%) Application Packaging
9 3 (10.71%) JIRA
9 3 (10.71%) Service Management
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) MS Project

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 2 (7.14%) Confluence
1 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.71%) MS Project
4 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) 3G
2 2 (7.14%) ADSL
2 2 (7.14%) Broadband
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) Gatling
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Architect
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 3 (10.71%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior IT Technician
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Coaching
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source
3 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.71%) Application Packaging
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Test Management
5 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) VBScript
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) webMethods
3 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
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