The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 44 47
Contract jobs citing MCAD 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.49% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.67% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £388 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +121.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
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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 South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 120 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.97% 29.41% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 66 49
Average daily rate £350 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £513 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.67 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £16.16 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MCAD
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MCAD Daily Rate Trend in South Wales