The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
South East / Surrey
Rank - 95 -
Contract jobs citing MCDST 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.081% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £90 £125 £150
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-26.84% -31.25%

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
197 383 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.58% 30.86% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 252 166
Median daily rate £400 £453 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.60% +20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £19.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £61.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing MCDST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCDST
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MCDST Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MCDST
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MCDST Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MCDST
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCDST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for MCDST.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Acronis
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

MCDST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Acronis
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware