The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Erskine region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine - 8.77% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £210 £230
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
Qualifications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 55 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 97.47% 96.49% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 15
Average daily rate £335 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £305 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
MCP
Renfrewshire

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Erskine