The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 95 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs citing MCP 23 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.22% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 0.48% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Average daily rate £340 £238 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.15% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £285 £239
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
791 836 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.12% 41.70% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 413 289
Average daily rate £385 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 23
Average hourly rate £45.50 £14.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.79% -63.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £56.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MCP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport - 6 £375 -
Hook - 6 £330 -
Southampton +11 1 £275 +129.16% 1
Portsmouth - 1 - -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 35 (79.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (70.45%) SC Cleared
3 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (47.73%) PKI
5 18 (40.91%) Degree
6 17 (38.64%) Windows
7 16 (36.36%) MCSE
7 16 (36.36%) PMI
7 16 (36.36%) PMI Certification
7 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (36.36%) Project Management
7 16 (36.36%) IT Governance
8 14 (31.82%) TOGAF
8 14 (31.82%) Service Management
8 14 (31.82%) CISM
8 14 (31.82%) Information Security
8 14 (31.82%) CESG
8 14 (31.82%) CESG CLAS
8 14 (31.82%) CCNA
8 14 (31.82%) CISSP
8 14 (31.82%) Oracle
8 14 (31.82%) Unix
8 14 (31.82%) Information Assurance
8 14 (31.82%) SIEM
8 14 (31.82%) Network Architecture
8 14 (31.82%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (31.82%) CLAS
9 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 11 (25.00%) DV Cleared

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) Kerberos
2 7 (15.91%) LDAP
2 7 (15.91%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 10 (22.73%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Architect
2 14 (31.82%) Security Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) CISSP Architect
4 6 (13.64%) CLAS Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) CISSP Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Security Architect
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Ajax
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
1 1 (2.27%) XHTML
1 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) PKI
2 16 (36.36%) PMI
3 14 (31.82%) CESG
3 14 (31.82%) CESG CLAS
4 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (15.91%) Replication
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
7 1 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) IT Governance
1 16 (36.36%) Project Management
2 14 (31.82%) Information Assurance
2 14 (31.82%) Information Security
2 14 (31.82%) Network Architecture
2 14 (31.82%) Service Management
2 14 (31.82%) SIEM
2 14 (31.82%) TOGAF
3 8 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (4.55%) Defect Management
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (2.27%) Analytics
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Records Management
5 1 (2.27%) SDLC
5 1 (2.27%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.27%) UX Design
5 1 (2.27%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (70.45%) SC Cleared
3 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (40.91%) Degree
5 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (36.36%) MCSE
5 16 (36.36%) PMI Certification
6 14 (31.82%) CCNA
6 14 (31.82%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (31.82%) CISM
6 14 (31.82%) CISSP
6 14 (31.82%) CLAS
7 11 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 9 (20.45%) MCTS
9 2 (4.55%) CCIE
9 2 (4.55%) ISEB
10 1 (2.27%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) AppSense
3 2 (4.55%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Progress
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