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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South West / Devon
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - - 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%

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
105 84 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.04% 36.36% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 44
Median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £320 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +84.44%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CNA
2 2 (66.67%) CNE
2 2 (66.67%) Novell Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Novell
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System

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 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Server Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CNA
2 2 (66.67%) CNE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Novell Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Novell