Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - +40 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 0.70% - 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £338 - £500
South Wales median daily rate £338 £425 £250
% change year-on-year -20.59% +70.00% -44.44%

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 Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 184 122 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 64.79% 54.95% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 86
10th Percentile £236 £298 £181
25th Percentile £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £550 £527 £549
90th Percentile £620 £590 £605
South Wales median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 5 14
10th Percentile £12.59 £18.85 £26.29
25th Percentile £15.79 £21.25 "
Median hourly rate £21.86 £22.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.84% -46.43% -
75th Percentile £27.73 £23.75 "
90th Percentile £42.00 " £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £19.96 £22.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -10.31% -42.58% +105.35%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) VMware