The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 45 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MCP 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.22% 0.23% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 1.30% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £274 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+42.20% +3.44%
MCP
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
76 77 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.67% 17.50% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 14
Median daily rate £525 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £451 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £15.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

MCP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) EdgeSight

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware