The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 6.42% 8.33% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 75.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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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 Worthing region.

Qualifications Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 25.69% 11.11% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 4
Average daily rate £275 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 15 (93.75%) MCSE
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 6 (37.50%) Intranet
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (37.50%) MCITP
4 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (31.25%) Clustering
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) SAS
5 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) MCP
6 4 (25.00%) McAfee
6 4 (25.00%) Sophos
6 4 (25.00%) Dell
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) MCDST
6 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 5 (31.25%) SAS
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
1 6 (37.50%) Intranet
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
1 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) HPUX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) MCSE
2 6 (37.50%) MCITP
3 4 (25.00%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) MCDST
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) MCSD
5 2 (12.50%) MCDBA
5 2 (12.50%) MCPD
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 4 (25.00%) Sophos
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Panasonic
4 2 (12.50%) VMware