The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 50 50
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.22% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.72% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £170 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -54.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £230 £230
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 138 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.54% 29.74% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 88 90
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
MCP
South West

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MCP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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MCP
South West