The first table below looks at the demand for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Middlesex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £250 £213
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 45 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.97% 22.61% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 49
Average daily rate £463 £445 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +32.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £188 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +102.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex