The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing MCTS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - 0.36% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +107.14%
MCTS
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 89 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.13% 31.79% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 39
Average daily rate £413 £300 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £212 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 15
Average hourly rate £39.00 £11.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+239.13% -31.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £11.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.50 £21.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCTS across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCTS
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MCTS Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

MCTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MCTS Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell