The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Dorset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 27 29
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.54% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.03% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £250 £213
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.41% 17.84% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 34
Average daily rate £400 £265 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -26.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £118 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
MCSA
South West

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

MCSA
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Ferndown - - - -
Poole - - - -
MCSA
South West