The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Microsoft
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 22 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 16.30% 15.51% 8.92%
As % of the Vendors category 28.95% 32.22% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 9
Median daily rate £366 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.43% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £169 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £461 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +139.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 76 90 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 56.30% 48.13% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 76 45
Median daily rate £395 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.24% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.22 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.59% +85.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Microsoft as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Crawley

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft in Crawley.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Crawley

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Crawley over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Crawley

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Migration
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.00%) ETL
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) Content Management
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
7 7 (19.44%) Degree
7 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
7 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (16.67%) HP
8 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (13.89%) CRM
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (13.89%) VMware
9 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.89%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
9 5 (13.89%) IT Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
9 5 (13.89%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 4 (11.11%) Documentum
2 3 (8.33%) FileNet
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (11.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 3 (8.33%) SaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Boomi
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) iPaaS
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 2 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) IPv4
4 1 (2.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) Power BI
2 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) DB2
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) ERwin
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.78%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Architect
1 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Data Architect
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (8.33%) ETL Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) REST
2 3 (8.33%) RESTful
2 3 (8.33%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) WSDL
2 3 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) XML Messaging
2 3 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Migration
2 9 (25.00%) ETL
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
3 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Content Management
3 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) Data Integration
5 5 (13.89%) IT Strategy
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) Domain Models
6 4 (11.11%) Information Management
6 4 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (8.33%) Data Security
7 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C++
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) VB6
2 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) MCSD
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
3 1 (2.78%) GDPR
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (13.89%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) vCenter Server
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) OpenText
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos
4 3 (8.33%) Informatica
4 3 (8.33%) Juniper
4 3 (8.33%) Netezza
4 3 (8.33%) Teradata
5 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.56%) Ariba
5 2 (5.56%) Brocade
5 2 (5.56%) Concur
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Tufin
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