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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.91% - 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% - 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £370 - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.88% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +0.47%
Microsoft Certification
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
94 110 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.57% 27.92% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 79 56
Median daily rate £400 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +188.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Lotus
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
4 3 (37.50%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection

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 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Deskside Support
1 4 (50.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
1 1 (12.50%) SCSM
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Lotus