The table below looks at the statistics for MCSM in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSM over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Master (MCSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCSM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCSM
UK

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
192 304 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.00% 39.53% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 164 114
Median daily rate £375 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 12
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £8.60 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £32.10 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%