The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.69% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.71 £14.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+47.89% +19.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.31% 10.10% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 16
Average daily rate £425 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

MCSA
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing MCSA 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 MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Migration

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing MCSA 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 MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft