The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCTS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +42.85%
MCTS
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.85% 8.28% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 12
Median daily rate £388 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MCTS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

MCTS Daily Rate Trend in Leicester