The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing - - 11.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £308
% change year-on-year -8.57% +13.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +40.74%  

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 Worthing.

Academic & Professional Certification
Worthing
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33 40 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 26.19% 23.39% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 17
Median daily rate £446 £360 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.92% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Worthing

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Worthing