The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon - - 6.67%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £263 £239
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +9.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +10.71%
MCP
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

Qualifications Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 75.00% 30.77% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £288 £350 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -18.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon