The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 46 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.50% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 3.57% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £311
% change year-on-year -8.57% +12.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.77% +33.33%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 61 84 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 15.33% 14.92% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 51 39
Median daily rate £359 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.31% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Nottingham +10 2 £350 - 6
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Personalization
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 5 days ago
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