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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 24 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.47% 3.38% 5.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.04% 11.63% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 15
Average daily rate £450 £269 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% +144.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +5.13%
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
115 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 41.97% 29.05% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 16 57
Average daily rate £398 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.91% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +1 14 £450 - 2
Microsoft Certification
East Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) MCSE
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) VoIP
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) CCNA
3 7 (43.75%) CCDA
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 6 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (37.50%) Lotus
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 6 (37.50%) IBM Notes
4 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 6 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) IBM Notes
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) VoIP
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (31.25%) IT Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 6 (37.50%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
2 7 (43.75%) CCDA
2 7 (43.75%) CCNA
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Lotus
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £110.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago