The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCAD 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£558 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
298 205 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 38.40% 27.30% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 115 65
Average daily rate £400 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% +36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £16.08 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £25.00 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MCAD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MCAD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MCAD
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 3 £558 -
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UK

MCAD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing MCAD 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 MCAD.

1 16 (100.00%) CRM
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) MCTS
1 16 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (100.00%) MCPD
1 16 (100.00%) Marketing
1 16 (100.00%) Time Management
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) MCSD
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing MCAD 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 MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 16 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
2 13 (81.25%) CRM Business Analyst
2 13 (81.25%) CRM Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) CRM
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) MCSD
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) MCTS
1 16 (100.00%) MCPD
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft