The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 18 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCP 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.23% - 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% - 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £263 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £286 £276
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £13.06
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +53.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 32.26% 18.27% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 11
Median daily rate £426 £370 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +20.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £749 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCP across the Norfolk region.

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

MCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCP across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

MCP Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCP across the Norfolk region.

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCP 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for MCP.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) SLA
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) WSUS
3 5 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (30.00%) PMO
5 3 (30.00%) MS Project
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Statistics
5 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) CMDB
7 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
7 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Coordinator
3 3 (30.00%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planner
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) PMO
3 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft