The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 67 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 17 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 2.95% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.46% 14.40% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £18.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.00 £26.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +8.06%
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
201 257 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.85% 20.49% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 159 141
Average daily rate £388 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Microsoft Certification
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 29 July 2014. 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
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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
Woking - 2 £300 -
Staines -6 1 - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 3
Camberley - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
Guildford - - - - 3
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 3
Reigate - - - - 2
Shepperton - - - -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 27 (81.82%) Windows
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 23 (69.70%) MCSE
3 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
5 12 (36.36%) MS Office
5 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 10 (30.30%) MCP
6 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
7 9 (27.27%) ITIL
7 9 (27.27%) VMware
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) Firewall
9 7 (21.21%) MCITP
9 7 (21.21%) Citrix
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco
10 6 (18.18%) MCSA
10 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (15.15%) MCDST
11 5 (15.15%) VPN
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.15%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
11 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (12.12%) SCCM
12 4 (12.12%) Degree
12 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) DHCP
4 4 (12.12%) Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) PSTN
7 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.03%) ISDN
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) BGP
7 1 (3.03%) TACACS
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) MSI
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) IT Operations Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Server Support
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) WAP
2 2 (6.06%) WSDL
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Wiki
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) Validation
3 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.03%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.03%) Network Management
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) BCP
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) MCSE
2 10 (30.30%) MCP
3 7 (21.21%) MCITP
4 6 (18.18%) MCSA
5 5 (15.15%) MCDST
6 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (9.09%) CCNP
7 3 (9.09%) CCNA
8 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
8 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (3.03%) CCSA
9 1 (3.03%) GSEC
9 1 (3.03%) CCSE
9 1 (3.03%) MOS
9 1 (3.03%) CEH
9 1 (3.03%) CISSP
9 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
3 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (6.06%) UAG
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) XenServer
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
2 3 (9.09%) Sysprep
3 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) BMC
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
8 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) Sophos
8 1 (3.03%) BT
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk
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