The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 17 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.08% 2.70% 7.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 11.36% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £240 £335 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +52.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.53 £16.67 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+53.14% +5.00%
Microsoft Certification
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 28.57% 23.78% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 7
Median daily rate £425 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £338 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +203.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £16.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) MCSE
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) MCSA
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) MCP
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) VBScript
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (18.75%) Office 365
8 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) AdminStudio
1 2 (12.50%) InstallShield
1 2 (12.50%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Packager
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Presales
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Case Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
5 1 (6.25%) SEO
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Server Patching
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) MCSA
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCDST
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSD
4 2 (12.50%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCSM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) HP