The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
UK / England
Rank - 598 -
Contract jobs citing MCAD 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.017% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.082% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £414 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £414 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8385 9792 9567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.24% 21.04% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 6006 5691
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 454 445
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

MCAD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MCAD Daily Rate Trend in England

MCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MCAD Hourly Rate Trend in England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCAD 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 England region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MCSD
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) MCP
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) NUnit
6 3 (37.50%) UML
6 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) MCPD
6 3 (37.50%) MCTS
6 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Moq
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (25.00%) Analytics
7 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Moq
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) COM+
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSD
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) MCPD
4 3 (37.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
3 2 (25.00%) Alterian