The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - 80 73
Contract jobs citing MCPD 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.18% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.01% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.46% -17.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
293 199 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.04% 18.24% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 103 135
Average daily rate £350 £320 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £170 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.82 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.53% -29.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £38.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCPD
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCPD Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire