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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £316 £220
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+104.16% +14.28%
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
75 90 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.07% 23.32% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 46
Median daily rate £360 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £316 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

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

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle