Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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 Certification
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 31 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 0.34% 0.92% 4.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 3.77% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Maidenhead median daily rate £225 £440 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.86% -29.60% -
10th Percentile £223 £370 £349
90th Percentile £228 £491 £631
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £338 £368
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidenhead median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.25 £17.06 £21.55
% change year-on-year +65.59% -20.84% +26.24%

Microsoft Certification 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 Maidenhead with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Maidenhead
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 73 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 25.00% 24.42% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 27
Maidenhead median daily rate £400 £410 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +8.18% +24.16%
10th Percentile £238 £325 £281
90th Percentile £600 £825 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Maidenhead median hourly rate £36.00 - £13.38
10th Percentile £22.65 - £12.54
90th Percentile £39.80 - £13.91
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware