The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 18 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 Kent 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCPD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £298 £400
% change year-on-year
+34.45% -25.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 108 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 18.43% 31.12% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 36
Average daily rate £406 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.08% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £326 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £10.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
MCPD
South East

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MCPD
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MCPD Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MCPD
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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MCPD
South East