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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 123 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 1.54% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 11.00% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 10
Median daily rate £288 £300 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +80.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £161 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £408 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £311
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £18.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+42.66% +20.96%
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
425 409 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.17% 13.98% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 279 166
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £13.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £32.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -30 7 £290 -6.45% 18
North Yorkshire +8 6 £258 - 2
South Yorkshire -5 5 £375 +50.00% 1
Microsoft Certification
England

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
3 19 (45.24%) MCSE
4 17 (40.48%) ITIL
4 17 (40.48%) VMware
5 16 (38.10%) MCSA
5 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 15 (35.71%) Citrix
7 13 (30.95%) Windows Server
8 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 9 (21.43%) SAN
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco
9 9 (21.43%) MCITP
9 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (19.05%) SCCM
10 8 (19.05%) MS Office
10 8 (19.05%) MCP
10 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (14.29%) HP
12 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 6 (14.29%) SCOM
12 6 (14.29%) Degree
12 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012

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 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 3 (7.14%) NAS
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) Analyst
1 5 (11.90%) Developer
2 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) DBA
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Systems Manager
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.14%) Linux
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.52%) Project Management
3 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source Development
3 3 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) CRM
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.76%) ETL
4 2 (4.76%) ETL Development
4 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.76%) Release Management
4 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) MCSE
2 16 (38.10%) MCSA
3 9 (21.43%) MCITP
4 8 (19.05%) MCP
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (14.29%) Degree
7 5 (11.90%) CCNA
8 4 (9.52%) MCDST
8 4 (9.52%) MCTS
9 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
10 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
10 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.38%) CCNP
11 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (2.38%) CNE
11 1 (2.38%) MCAD
11 1 (2.38%) MCSD
11 1 (2.38%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) Docker
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (7.14%) DameWare
4 3 (7.14%) SCSM
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) CommVault
7 3 (7.14%) iManage
7 3 (7.14%) Reuters
7 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.14%) Zerto
8 2 (4.76%) Lotus
9 1 (2.38%) Intel
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp
9 1 (2.38%) Novell
9 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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