The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 0.87% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.89% 12.23% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 7
Average daily rate £508 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -7.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £50.50 £13.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.46% +1.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Services Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Site Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec