The table below looks at the statistics for MCTS in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing MCTS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.65% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £307 £310
% change year-on-year
+30.18% -0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.17% 15.64% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 10
Average daily rate £350 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £235 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.13 £13.47 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.13% -25.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCTS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCTS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Rate: From £225 to £400 per day
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