The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 19 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.87% 4.10% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 18.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £380 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.41
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.59%
Microsoft Certification
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 20.87% 22.13% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 11
Median daily rate £400 £401 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +33.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £288 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £625 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec