Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough - 1.76% 3.07%
As % of the Qualifications category - 15.38% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Peterborough median daily rate - £174 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.40% -37.50%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £338 £400 £250
% change year-on-year -15.63% +60.00% -15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Peterborough median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £13.14
% change year-on-year +25.00% -23.87% -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Peterborough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 59 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 16.08% 11.45% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 22
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £111 £295 £96
90th Percentile £445 £450 £564
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 19
Peterborough median hourly rate £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £15.75 £40.20 £13.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £40.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -60.68% +233.33% -37.66%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Peterborough

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Peterborough