The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank - 6 9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 23.08% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - 75.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +29.62%

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

Qualifications Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 20.45% 30.77% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Median daily rate £625 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £550 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire