The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.20% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£160 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £303 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.74% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.35%
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London

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

Qualifications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 16.48% 17.24% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 12
Average daily rate £170 £333 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.87% -33.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £493 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSA across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

MCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

MCSA Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

MCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MCSA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing MCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Polycom