The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 145 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCAD 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% - 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCAD
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
648 428 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.48% 17.96% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 260 201
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 33
Median hourly rate £25.06 £30.00 £20.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.46% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.02 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing MCAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCAD
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCAD Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSD
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) InfoPath
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Security Auditing
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Security Auditing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSD
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCPD
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft