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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 36 16
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.67% 0.35% 5.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% 2.44% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £240 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.25%
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
29 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 24.17% 14.44% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 3
Median daily rate £375 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £429 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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
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 9 December 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI
4 1 (12.50%) SCSM
4 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Server Building
4 1 (12.50%) Fintech
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) VMware

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCSM
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware