The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 25 September 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSD 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £498 £365
% change year-on-year
-17.08% +36.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCSD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
681 953 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.87% 42.68% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 551 424
Median daily rate £400 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 30
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.96 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +40.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCSD
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSD Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCSD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 2 £425 -
MCSD
South East

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware