The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 2.50% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £345 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +5.13%
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 80.00% 24.24% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 19
Average daily rate £350 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) PC Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) PC Support
1 3 (75.00%) PC Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware