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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 16 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.39% 2.19% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.46% 18.75% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -19.70%
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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 Crawley region.

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 11.40% 11.68% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
Average daily rate £440 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £523 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) MCSE
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) SNMP
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) MCITP
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) iPhone
8 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SNMP
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) PBX
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 2 (14.29%) iPhone
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) MCTS
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Sonus
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Dell