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

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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 15 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 14.15% 17.68% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 29.41% 54.69% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 1
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£206 £255 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -18.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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Norfolk

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

Vendors Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 64 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 48.11% 32.32% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 12
Average daily rate £318 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Microsoft
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Microsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

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

Microsoft Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Microsoft Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Microsoft
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Microsoft Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich region citing Microsoft 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.

1 17 (48.57%) Windows
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
3 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
4 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (17.14%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security
7 5 (14.29%) Finance
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
8 4 (11.43%) SIEM
8 4 (11.43%) Office 365
8 4 (11.43%) Security Patching
8 4 (11.43%) Symantec
8 4 (11.43%) Sophos
8 4 (11.43%) SSCP
8 4 (11.43%) Citrix
8 4 (11.43%) GIAC
8 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
8 4 (11.43%) ProxySG
8 4 (11.43%) CEH
8 4 (11.43%) CISMP
8 4 (11.43%) WSUS
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) VLAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Lync
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) IPv4
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) PBX
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) FCoE
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) EDMS
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) IT Support
3 4 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Report Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) CCTV
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Information Security
3 4 (11.43%) SIEM
3 4 (11.43%) Security Patching
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.86%) Server Building
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) QMS
6 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Python
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) SSCP
2 4 (11.43%) GIAC
2 4 (11.43%) CEH
2 4 (11.43%) CISMP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) PCI QSA
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCDST
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) ProxySG
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) WSUS
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Symantec
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) Sophos
3 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Splunk
4 3 (8.57%) Lumension
4 3 (8.57%) AlgoSec
4 3 (8.57%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Spiceworks
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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