The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 268 267 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing MCAD 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.042% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £299 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £326 -
% change year-on-year
+99.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCAD
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2585 2445 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.77% 25.89% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1351 1223
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 123 101
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.93 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCAD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MCAD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MCAD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 3 £400 -
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCAD 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 South East region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Military
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) MCSD
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Military
2 2 (28.57%) French Language
2 2 (28.57%) German Language
2 2 (28.57%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Escalation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
4 1 (14.29%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) MCSD
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) MCPD
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP