The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Twickenham 6.90% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £274 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.59% +8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.17 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.72%
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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 Twickenham region.

Qualifications Category
Twickenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Twickenham 10.34% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.17 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Twickenham

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Twickenham

MCP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Twickenham region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Twickenham region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware