The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCSD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -31.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
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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 Somerset region.

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 166 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.94% 52.37% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 119 26
Average daily rate £413 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £727 £475 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £38.25 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCSD
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MCSD Daily Rate Trend in Somerset