Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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 Certification
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - - 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £404
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Microsoft Certification 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 Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 109 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 37.93% 46.19% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 55 96
Cheltenham median daily rate £575 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -4.19% +3.09%
10th Percentile £386 £274 £264
90th Percentile £663 £563 £523
Gloucestershire median daily rate £428 £410 £415
% change year-on-year +4.27% -1.20% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.25 £31.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.80% +140.38% -62.86%
10th Percentile £16.23 £15.10 £11.72
90th Percentile £17.47 £45.33 £33.65
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.55% - -32.10%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Cheltenham

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Cheltenham

Microsoft Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Cheltenham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Certification in Cheltenham