The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Microsoft Certification
West Sussex / East Grinstead
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Grinstead 8.57% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 30.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £17.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.14% +26.78%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Grinstead
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead 28.57% 7.69% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% -13.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in East Grinstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Grinstead citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in East Grinstead

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Grinstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in East Grinstead

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Grinstead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 East Grinstead region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Tableau
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) PMI
2 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) ABAP

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Grinstead 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Tableau Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PMI
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) OWASP
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ABAP
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Tableau
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Google