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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 9 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 3.23% - 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% - 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.90% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.29 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +11.54%
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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
2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 6.45% 5.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Average daily rate £275 £200 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -39.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 1 (33.33%) Opsview
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint