The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 34 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.26% 4.29% 8.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 9.23% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
Median daily rate £320 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £17.00 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +7.01%

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
90 130 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 33.96% 46.43% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 77 26
Median daily rate £330 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.13 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.08% -33.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -4 4 £320 -28.88% 1
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) iPad
3 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 4 (57.14%) Android
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus