Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 -
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Bristol median daily rate - £250 -
South West median daily rate £160 £250 £325
% change year-on-year -36.00% -23.08% +41.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £22.00 -

MCP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 401 406 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.30% 23.84% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 269 286
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £201 £269 £263
90th Percentile £600 £600 £500
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 14
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £25.50 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.16% +48.91% -59.10%
10th Percentile £13.79 £17.50 £10.70
90th Percentile £44.88 £47.50 £25.00
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +38.18% -32.10% +15.71%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Bristol

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MCP in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Bristol

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Bristol