The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 9 July 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 Exeter 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 26 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 0.85% 4.82% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 12.50% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £16.67 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.26% +1.03%
Qualifications Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 39.32% 38.55% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 13
Average daily rate £398 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Microsoft Certification
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP