The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 38 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing MCSA 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.37% 1.40% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 10.34% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £251
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.73% 13.49% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 9
Average daily rate £374 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.50% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £126 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £395 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MCSA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing MCSA 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 MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing MCSA 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 MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware