The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCPD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCPD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
661 665 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.58% 23.27% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 311 292
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 19
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £15.93 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MCPD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MCPD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCPD across the Berkshire region.

MCPD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MCPD
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCPD across the Berkshire region.

MCPD Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MCPD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 - - 1
MCPD
South East

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCPD 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) AppFabric
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Portuguese Language

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
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