The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 2.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.71% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.86% +16.12%

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
75 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.37% 35.90% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 99 69
Median daily rate £413 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft Certification
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 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Deskside Support
1 3 (50.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus