The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 71 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 25 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.08% 1.20% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 4.74% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 16
Average daily rate £330 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £127 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 7
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.50 £24.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +5.13%
Microsoft Certification
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
358 359 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.81% 25.37% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 166 149
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.35 £25.00
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 Surrey

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 6 - - 1
Leatherhead -13 5 £345 -
Egham - 2 - -
Staines - 2 - -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 33 (76.74%) MCSE
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
4 29 (67.44%) Windows
5 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
6 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
7 20 (46.51%) WSUS
8 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (32.56%) VMware
10 14 (32.56%) NetBackup
10 14 (32.56%) MCSA
10 14 (32.56%) MCP
10 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
12 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (27.91%) McAfee ePO
12 12 (27.91%) Intel Security
12 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
13 11 (25.58%) Firewall
13 11 (25.58%) Puppet
13 11 (25.58%) DevOps
14 10 (23.26%) vSphere
14 10 (23.26%) Backup Exec
14 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (20.93%) DHCP
15 9 (20.93%) VPN
15 9 (20.93%) DNS
15 9 (20.93%) SQL
15 9 (20.93%) MS Office

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) OpenStack
3 6 (13.95%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) DHCP
2 9 (20.93%) DNS
2 9 (20.93%) VPN
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
4 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) WAN
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) SAN
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
6 2 (4.65%) Wireless
7 1 (2.33%) Extranet
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) SMTP
7 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Ant
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
1 7 (16.28%) Hudson
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
1 7 (16.28%) Maven
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Server Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Server Support
3 8 (18.60%) Server Support Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Wintel Support
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Field Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Field Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) IT Support
6 5 (11.63%) Network Support
6 5 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) ELK Stack
3 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.98%) WCF
3 3 (6.98%) WPF
4 2 (4.65%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.95%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Contactless
3 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
3 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (16.28%) Linux
7 7 (16.28%) VMS
7 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) DevOps
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Service Management
4 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 7 (16.28%) Software Deployment
5 6 (13.95%) CRM
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
5 6 (13.95%) Use Case
6 5 (11.63%) Change Control
7 4 (9.30%) Open Source
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development
8 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Logistics
8 3 (6.98%) Product Management
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Python
3 7 (16.28%) Ruby
4 4 (9.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) MCSE
2 14 (32.56%) MCP
2 14 (32.56%) MCSA
3 7 (16.28%) DBS Check
4 5 (11.63%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.63%) MCITP
5 4 (9.30%) A+ Certification
6 3 (6.98%) MCTS
7 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCA
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.26%) vSphere
4 7 (16.28%) Docker
4 7 (16.28%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) WSUS
2 14 (32.56%) NetBackup
3 12 (27.91%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (25.58%) Puppet
5 10 (23.26%) Backup Exec
6 9 (20.93%) SCCM
6 9 (20.93%) SCOM
7 7 (16.28%) Ansible
7 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (16.28%) Sysprep
8 4 (9.30%) Cacti
8 4 (9.30%) Nagios
8 4 (9.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) VMware
3 12 (27.91%) Intel Security
4 9 (20.93%) HP
5 8 (18.60%) Dell
6 7 (16.28%) Splunk
7 6 (13.95%) Symantec
8 4 (9.30%) Citrix
8 4 (9.30%) CommVault
8 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco
10 2 (4.65%) Remedy
11 1 (2.33%) Aruba
11 1 (2.33%) NetApp
11 1 (2.33%) Siebel
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