The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Shropshire / Telford
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford - - 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £35.00 £20.71
% change year-on-year
-48.57% +69.04%

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

Qualifications Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 77 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 33.81% 24.44% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 21
Median daily rate £414 £408 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +52.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £230 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Telford

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Telford region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas