Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - -
Contract jobs citing MCSA 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.47% 2.44% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Farnborough median daily rate £200 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £300 £330
% change year-on-year +58.33% -9.09% -16.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Farnborough median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +38.57% - -

MCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Farnborough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 45 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 38.39% 36.59% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 15 39
Farnborough median daily rate £450 £410 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -2.96% -0.59%
10th Percentile £200 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £588 £570
Hampshire median daily rate £422 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.38% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Farnborough median hourly rate £26.42 £26.50 £56.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.32% -53.23% +277.70%
10th Percentile £26.21 £19.91 £55.33
90th Percentile £37.32 £37.50 £57.98
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year - +25.98% -25.47%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

Job postings citing MCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Farnborough.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Farnborough

MCSA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA in Farnborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSA in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft