The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 47 42
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.35% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +143.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £290 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -12.82%
MCSA
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
66 148 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.58% 31.76% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 105 61
Median daily rate £423 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.89% -41.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon