The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 35 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.66% 3.64% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.86% 13.48% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Average daily rate
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£370 £251 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.70% -22.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.13 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+5.78% -19.03%
Microsoft Certification
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 89 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.86% 26.97% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 23
Average daily rate £375 £321 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -14.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £167 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £14.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) EDRMS
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Blackberry

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCT
4 1 (10.00%) MCDST
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
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