The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury - 1.85% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £311
% change year-on-year -8.57% +12.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +40.74%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury.

Academic & Professional Certification
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22 46 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 73.33% 85.19% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 9
Median daily rate £365 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salisbury citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Salisbury

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Salisbury

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Salisbury