Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 0.75% 2.67% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 25.81% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Staines median daily rate £220 - £550
Surrey median daily rate £200 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -52.94% +21.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Staines median hourly rate - - £15.00
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 - £15.50

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 Staines with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staines
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 12.78% 10.33% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 16
Staines median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £319
90th Percentile £525 £619 £563
Surrey median daily rate £441 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.82% - +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +233.33% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £50.00 £12.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £15.75
Surrey median hourly rate £19.75 £34.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -41.91% +76.62% -3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Staines

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Staines

For the 6 months to 21 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 Staines region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow