The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.76% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £274 £239
% change year-on-year
+14.15% +14.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +10.71%
MCP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.10% 16.36% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Average daily rate £394 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.18% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £265 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £17.22 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MCP
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

MCP Daily Rate Trend in Woking

MCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

MCP Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

MCP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago