The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester - - 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £340
% change year-on-year -1.51% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.52 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -16.59% +42.10%  

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 Winchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Winchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 45 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 48.51% 31.47% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 62 46
Median daily rate £425 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +32.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £239 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £488 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Winchester

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Winchester