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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 8 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing MCP 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 11.48% 3.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 26.92% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £294 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £274 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+42.20% +3.44%
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
26 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 42.62% 21.67% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Median daily rate £450 £263 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -28.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £735
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCP 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 Woking region with a requirement for MCP.

1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Office 365
2 9 (90.00%) XenApp
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) MCSE
2 9 (90.00%) MCDST
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (70.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Support
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Support
5 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) MCDST
1 9 (90.00%) MCSE
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec