The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 27 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 15.70% 23.84% 11.19%
As % of the Vendors category 32.53% 50.62% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 19
Median daily rate £175 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £640 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £22.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Microsoft
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 81 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 48.26% 47.09% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 35
Median daily rate £485 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% +17.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -4 17 £165 -48.23% 3
King's Lynn - 3 £173 -
Microsoft
East of England

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 18 (33.33%) MS Office
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 16 (29.63%) Windows
3 13 (24.07%) Finance
4 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 11 (20.37%) MCP
5 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
5 11 (20.37%) A+ Certification
5 11 (20.37%) ITIL V3
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
6 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
6 10 (18.52%) SLA
6 10 (18.52%) WSUS
7 9 (16.67%) Office 365
7 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (12.96%) Degree
8 7 (12.96%) Service Management
9 6 (11.11%) Migration
9 6 (11.11%) MS Project
9 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.11%) CMDB
9 6 (11.11%) Line Management
10 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (9.26%) Project Management
10 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.26%) ERP
10 5 (9.26%) MS Access
10 5 (9.26%) SQL
10 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery

Microsoft
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Office
2 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (11.11%) MS Project
4 5 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) WebEx
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) MS Access
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Riak
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Advertising
2 4 (7.41%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Support Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Desktop Support
4 6 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) IT Security Officer
6 4 (7.41%) IT Trainer
6 4 (7.41%) Project Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Security Officer
6 4 (7.41%) Trainer
7 3 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) HTML
2 3 (5.56%) HTML5
2 3 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) MDX
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.85%) React
4 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.11%) CMDB
4 4 (7.41%) e-Learning
4 4 (7.41%) Learning Management System
4 4 (7.41%) Statistics
4 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL V3
3 7 (12.96%) Service Management
4 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.11%) Line Management
4 6 (11.11%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) ERP
5 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (7.41%) MVC
6 4 (7.41%) People Management
6 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.41%) Use Case
7 3 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C#
2 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) X++
4 1 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) A+ Certification
1 11 (20.37%) MCP
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) CISM
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Cisco
2 3 (5.56%) Citrix
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
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