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 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 19.44% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 29.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +0.95%
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

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
24 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 66.67% 47.62% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hereford - 6 £325 -
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Lumension
6 3 (30.00%) Becrypt
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (20.00%) Military
7 2 (20.00%) Back Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
1 2 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (10.00%) SCSM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Becrypt
3 3 (30.00%) Lumension