Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certification
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.68% 3.87% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 10.34% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Gatwick median daily rate £425 £500 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +75.44% +1.79%
10th Percentile £333 £455 £278
90th Percentile £438 £500 £293
West Sussex median daily rate £356 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -5.00% +20.97% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £19.50 - £16.00

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gatwick
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 70 58 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 46.98% 37.42% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 26
Gatwick median daily rate £383 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -8.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £125 £293 £120
90th Percentile £475 £500 £545
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 2
Gatwick median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +108.99% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £33.50 £15.70
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £17.40
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +152.94% +3.03%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Gatwick

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (100.00%) IT Services Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Service Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft