The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 38 35
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.29% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.54% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £288 £246
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
MCP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
60 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 20.69% 18.90% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 15
Average daily rate £425 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £221 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £404 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 2
Average hourly rate £19.75 £28.69 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.16% +52.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £31.44 £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MCP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CNE
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CNE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security