The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 78 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing MCSA 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 1.53% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £330 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +144.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £310 £323
% change year-on-year
-5.64% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.41
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.54%
MCSA
South East

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
189 393 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.14% 28.79% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 288 222
Median daily rate £425 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £330 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 23
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.36 £21.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MCSA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 2 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
MCSA
South East

MCSA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA 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 MCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis

MCSA
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 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Mac Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCDST
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
Farnham, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Rate: Up to £12 per hour Temp to perm role - £12 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Valis IT
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
Posted: 11 days ago