The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - - 151
Contract jobs citing MCPD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £270
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +36.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
504 538 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.09% 17.44% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 279 294
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 64 35
Median hourly rate £29.50 £21.01 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.44% +10.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.25 £41.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCPD
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MCPD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England