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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.38% 0.80% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 2.13% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £124 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.92 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+24.11% +0.47%
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

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 94 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 34.22% 37.60% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 48 36
Median daily rate £363 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Median hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 1 £124 - 1
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (28.57%) MCSM
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Intel
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification

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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) MCSM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (28.57%) PMP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) VMware