The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 110 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 38 60 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.88% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.68% 12.45% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 15
Median daily rate £313 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £117 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.53 £16.92 £15.82
% change year-on-year
+50.88% +6.93%
Microsoft Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
438 482 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.78% 15.10% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 324 179
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Median hourly rate £13.91 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.75% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.00 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Certification
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire -27 15 £313 -21.87% 15
North Yorkshire +11 13 £258 +123.91% 1
South Yorkshire -2 10 £375 +66.66% 8
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 55 (94.83%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) Windows
3 30 (51.72%) MCSE
4 25 (43.10%) VMware
5 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 18 (31.03%) MCSA
7 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
7 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
8 15 (25.86%) Degree
9 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
9 13 (22.41%) Citrix
9 13 (22.41%) ITIL
10 12 (20.69%) SQL
10 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 10 (17.24%) SAN
12 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (17.24%) SCCM
12 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
12 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
13 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (15.52%) ETL
13 9 (15.52%) C#
14 8 (13.79%) Advertising

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) SAN
2 7 (12.07%) DHCP
2 7 (12.07%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 3 (5.17%) LDAP
3 3 (5.17%) NAS
3 3 (5.17%) Skype
3 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.17%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.45%) PBX
4 2 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.72%) FTP
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.90%) MySQL
7 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.79%) Advertising
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) ETL Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior ETL Developer
3 8 (13.79%) SSAS Developer
3 8 (13.79%) SSIS Developer
3 8 (13.79%) SSRS Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 4 (6.90%) Ajax
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) ebXML
3 3 (5.17%) LAMP
3 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 3 (5.17%) REST
3 3 (5.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.17%) PKI
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.79%) Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.17%) Unix
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.72%) Android
8 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.52%) ETL
4 8 (13.79%) ETL Development
4 8 (13.79%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (10.34%) Open Source
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source Development
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
9 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Prototyping
9 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) C#
3 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.17%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) Python
5 3 (5.17%) Ruby
6 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) MCSE
2 18 (31.03%) MCSA
3 15 (25.86%) Degree
4 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.62%) MCITP
6 5 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (6.90%) CCNP
7 4 (6.90%) MCDST
7 4 (6.90%) MCP
8 3 (5.17%) RHCE
9 2 (3.45%) CCNA
9 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.45%) MCTS
10 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) HL7
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.17%) Docker
4 3 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (10.34%) SCOM
3 3 (5.17%) SCSM
4 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.72%) DameWare
5 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 55 (94.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.10%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) Citrix
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco
4 8 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) Dell
6 3 (5.17%) CommVault
6 3 (5.17%) iManage
6 3 (5.17%) Reuters
6 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.17%) Zerto
7 2 (3.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.45%) Polycom
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.72%) Adobe
8 1 (1.72%) Apple
8 1 (1.72%) Canon
8 1 (1.72%) Intel
8 1 (1.72%) Mitel
8 1 (1.72%) Novell
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