The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 30 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.42% 0.38% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 1.00% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £513 £260 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.11% -21.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £17.00 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +7.01%

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

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
83 100 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.73% 37.59% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 12
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +239.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft