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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 28 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.13% 0.72% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £260 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +0.95%
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
20 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.30% 9.06% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 13
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Android

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk