Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hove 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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hove 2.70% 7.50% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 37.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Hove median daily rate £443 £203 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +118.52% -50.97% +44.91%
East Sussex median daily rate £348 £250 £350
% change year-on-year +39.00% -28.57% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hove median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - £16.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year - -11.24% +17.64%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hove.

All Vendors
Hove
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 16 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hove 21.62% 20.00% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Hove median daily rate £418 £256 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.25% -21.31% +1.56%
10th Percentile £301 £201 £234
90th Percentile £588 £373 £444
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £340 £360
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hove median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 £17.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year -29.82% -8.55% +18.18%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hove.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Hove

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Hove

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Hove

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hove region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hove 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Planning Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Planning Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Planning Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO