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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 22 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.01% - 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £107 - £140
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £323 £220
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +46.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £16.75 £13.78
% change year-on-year
-5.97% +21.57%

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
13 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.13% 12.75% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Median daily rate £295 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.48% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £301 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% +55.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

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
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 16 January 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 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
3 5 (71.43%) WSUS
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (42.86%) Statistics
5 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) Legal
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) CMDB
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
7 1 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM
7 1 (14.29%) Local Government

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Desktop Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Statistics
1 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft