The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.60% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -1.61%
MCP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.77% 7.78% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £272 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £414 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax