The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 32 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.48% 2.58% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 6.90% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£250 - £135
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £18.20
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -20.32%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Qualifications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 58 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 46.89% 37.42% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 30 13
Average daily rate £375 £510 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +277.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £397 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Cogent Skills
Rate: Unspecified Salary/day rate negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago