The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCSD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £449 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +21.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCSD
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 Worcestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 43.08% 28.85% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 8
Median daily rate £300 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £286 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.29% -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MCSD
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCSD Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire