The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Crawley region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 20 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.38% - 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £295 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.92 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.74% -11.42%
Qualifications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 36.51% 9.50% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 10
Average daily rate £475 £325 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £268 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £506 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
Microsoft Certification
West Sussex

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
4 1 (25.00%) MCDST
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCTS
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Kaseya