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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 18 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 17.82% 5.00% 10.87%
As % of the Vendors category 36.00% 10.53% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.94 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -11.52%
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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
50 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 49.50% 47.50% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 23
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £343 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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
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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Worthing

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
4 9 (26.47%) MS Office
5 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.59%) Clustering
6 7 (20.59%) MVC
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.59%) MCSE
6 7 (20.59%) C#
6 7 (20.59%) HTML
6 7 (20.59%) .NET
7 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
8 5 (14.71%) MCP
9 4 (11.76%) SQL
9 4 (11.76%) Validation

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Lync
4 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) Trac
1 3 (8.82%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Server Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Validation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) XSLT
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) MVC
3 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.94%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (20.59%) MCSE
2 5 (14.71%) MCP
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) MCDST
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco
1 2 (5.88%) Dell
1 2 (5.88%) McAfee
1 2 (5.88%) Sophos
1 2 (5.88%) Panasonic
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
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