The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 11 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 6.06% 1.67% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 10.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £255 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £311
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £18.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+43.83% +17.74%
Microsoft Certification
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 24.24% 16.67% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £275 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Microsoft Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec