The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 32 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.27% 0.37% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 1.33% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £185 £238 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.10% -5.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.70% -
Microsoft Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 75 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.66% 27.78% 50.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 104
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £43.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.11% +270.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Exeter - 2 £185 -
Plymouth - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Certification
South West

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) CCDA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) Novell
3 2 (50.00%) CNA
3 2 (50.00%) CNE
3 2 (50.00%) Novell Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) Replication

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCDA
3 2 (50.00%) CNA
3 2 (50.00%) CNE
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Novell Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Novell
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds