The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 25 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 Hammersmith 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 4 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 13.04% 10.53% 9.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 25.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.63% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +8.06%
Qualifications Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 17.39% 42.11% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Average daily rate - £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
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 Hammersmith

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) SAP