The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCAD 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
977 828 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.40% 27.51% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 487 602
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 36 59
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.13 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +16.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
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 West

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MCAD
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MCAD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) MCSD
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 6 (100.00%) MCTS
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Security Auditing
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Military

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Security Auditing
1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSD
1 6 (100.00%) MCTS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft