The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
South West / Bristol
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £35.00 £20.71
% change year-on-year
-48.57% +69.04%

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 234 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.47% 26.29% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 171 160
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £496 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.65 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.72% -61.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £13.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £28.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MCSA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
1 2 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft