The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.84% 2.28% 2.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.21% 17.86% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £160 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.75% -48.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £152 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £248 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £41.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.63 £17.06
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -8.41%
Microsoft Certification
East of England

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
43 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 23.76% 12.79% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 24
Average daily rate £310 £315 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £158 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £24.32 £35.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +97.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +11 5 £204 +27.27% 1
Great Yarmouth - 1 £250 -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 11 (50.00%) Lync
2 11 (50.00%) Office 365
3 10 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 10 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) Skype
5 8 (36.36%) MCSE
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) MS Office
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) SCCM
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) VMware
10 3 (13.64%) VLAN
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco
10 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) XenApp
10 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
10 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (9.09%) FCoE
11 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) Lync
2 10 (45.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Skype
2 3 (13.64%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) FCoE
3 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) IPv4
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365 Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Design Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Server Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCSE
2 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) HNC
4 2 (9.09%) CCA
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCITP
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) MCDST
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenServer
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Norwich
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Rate: £95.59 - 119.00 per day
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