The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.56% 3.45% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 6.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +5.13%
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith region.

Qualifications Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 10.26% 51.72% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate £150 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware