The table below looks at the statistics for MCDST in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCDST over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing MCDST 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - - 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £118 £130
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.92 £15.63
% change year-on-year
- +8.28%
MCDST
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
84 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.63% 15.94% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 38 14
Median daily rate £560 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.88% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £487 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +141.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £32.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

MCDST
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MCDST Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MCDST
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MCDST Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham