The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 21 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.64% 1.64% -
As % of the Qualifications category 21.05% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Microsoft Certification
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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 Staines region.

Qualifications Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.27% 27.05% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Average daily rate £500 £513 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) VMS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk