Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.11% 0.45% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.91% 3.45% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Norfolk median daily rate £110 £107 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% -57.20% -1.96%
10th Percentile £105 £101 £151
90th Percentile £115 £113 £285
East of England median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Norfolk median hourly rate £12.72 - £13.00
10th Percentile £12.45 - £12.50
90th Percentile £13.00 - £13.50
East of England median hourly rate £14.29 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.81% -11.43% -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Norfolk
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 44 29 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 13.25% 13.12% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 34
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -50.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £150 £158 £208
90th Percentile £500 £419 £533
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Norfolk median hourly rate £12.72 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.91% -10.81% -5.13%
10th Percentile £12.45 £15.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £13.00 £17.75 £23.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +52.17% +17.95%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Norfolk

Microsoft Certification
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 Certification within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 6 £110 - 2
King's Lynn - 1 - -
Microsoft Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) CEH
2 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) QRadar
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) Content Development
2 4 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (42.86%) Master's Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Field Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Content Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
1 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CEH
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware