The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Horsham 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 29 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.

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 / Horsham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Horsham - - 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £138
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

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 Horsham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Horsham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Horsham 42.86% 18.42% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £335 £308 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.94% -25.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Horsham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Horsham 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 Horsham

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Horsham

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Horsham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Horsham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Reference Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) Talend
3 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
Horsham, West Sussex
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