The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 40 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.28% 0.37% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 2.44% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £105 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
72 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 20.11% 15.30% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 14 19
Median daily rate £383 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 17
Median hourly rate £15.43 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.30% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £25.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £25.00 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Microsoft Certification
West Midlands

Microsoft Certification
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow