The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 90 66 92
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 59 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.52% 2.83% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 6.82% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 10
Average daily rate £350 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £222 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Microsoft Certification
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
804 865 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.27% 41.45% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 438 297
Average daily rate £388 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 27
Average hourly rate £45.50 £14.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.79% -63.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £57.00
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 Hampshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +14 10 £330 -2.58% 1
Gosport +11 3 £550 +10.00%
Southampton +14 2 £331 +176.04%
Basingstoke +1 2 - - 1
Winchester - 2 £388 - 1
Portsmouth -4 1 £400 - 1
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 47 (65.28%) MCSE
2 46 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 44 (61.11%) Windows
4 35 (48.61%) Security Cleared
5 28 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 26 (36.11%) MCP
7 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
8 22 (30.56%) PKI
8 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (27.78%) Unix
10 18 (25.00%) ITIL
10 18 (25.00%) Oracle
10 18 (25.00%) DV Cleared
11 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (23.61%) CCNA
11 17 (23.61%) Service Management
12 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 16 (22.22%) TOGAF
13 15 (20.83%) CESG
13 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
14 14 (19.44%) CESG Certified Professional
14 14 (19.44%) CLAS
14 14 (19.44%) CESG CLAS
14 14 (19.44%) Information Security
14 14 (19.44%) CISM
14 14 (19.44%) .NET
14 14 (19.44%) CISSP
14 14 (19.44%) MCTS
14 14 (19.44%) Information Assurance
14 14 (19.44%) Network Architecture

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.94%) IIS
6 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) DNS
2 8 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 8 (11.11%) LDAP
2 8 (11.11%) X.500
3 4 (5.56%) LAN
3 4 (5.56%) WAN
4 3 (4.17%) Internet
4 3 (4.17%) MPLS
4 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.17%) VoIP
4 3 (4.17%) VPN
5 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 2 (2.78%) IPv4
5 2 (2.78%) IPv6
5 2 (2.78%) Packet Switching
5 2 (2.78%) SDH
6 1 (1.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.39%) IPsec
6 1 (1.39%) SNMP
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) EDRMS
2 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.39%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 10 (13.89%) Banking
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Military
4 2 (2.78%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Architect
2 14 (19.44%) Security Architect
3 10 (13.89%) Designer
3 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Designer
4 9 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) CISSP Architect
7 6 (8.33%) CLAS Architect
7 6 (8.33%) Developer
8 4 (5.56%) CISSP Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) CLAS Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) HTML
3 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (11.11%) CSS
5 7 (9.72%) jQuery
6 4 (5.56%) Ajax
7 3 (4.17%) XML
8 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.39%) HTML5
9 1 (1.39%) WCF
9 1 (1.39%) Web Services
9 1 (1.39%) WPF
9 1 (1.39%) XHTML
9 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) PKI
2 15 (20.83%) CESG
3 14 (19.44%) CESG CLAS
4 10 (13.89%) Replication
5 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
6 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) Private Cloud
6 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.39%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.11%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Unix
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
5 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.11%) Linux
6 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Service Management
3 16 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 14 (19.44%) Information Assurance
4 14 (19.44%) Information Security
4 14 (19.44%) Network Architecture
4 14 (19.44%) SIEM
5 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 8 (11.11%) Validation
7 7 (9.72%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Security Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.56%) Identity Management
9 4 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.56%) SDLC
9 4 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.56%) Workflow
10 3 (4.17%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.33%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) SQL
4 5 (6.94%) VBScript
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (65.28%) MCSE
2 35 (48.61%) Security Cleared
3 26 (36.11%) MCP
4 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
5 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 17 (23.61%) CCNA
8 14 (19.44%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (19.44%) CISM
8 14 (19.44%) CISSP
8 14 (19.44%) CLAS
8 14 (19.44%) MCTS
9 13 (18.06%) MCITP
10 11 (15.28%) MCSA
11 9 (12.50%) Degree
12 6 (8.33%) ISEB
13 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
13 5 (6.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (6.94%) MCSD
14 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) FedRAMP
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 28 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) Oracle
3 13 (18.06%) HP
4 10 (13.89%) VMware
5 9 (12.50%) Intel
6 5 (6.94%) Cisco
7 3 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.17%) Wyse
8 2 (2.78%) Altiris
8 2 (2.78%) Apple
8 2 (2.78%) AppSense
8 2 (2.78%) Progress
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.39%) Citrix
9 1 (1.39%) EMC
9 1 (1.39%) F5
9 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Neg
Posted: 6 days ago