The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank - 24 21
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley - 1.59% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.00% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £280 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £263
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.71 £13.00
% change year-on-year -8.75% +28.55%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley.

Academic & Professional Certification
Crawley
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 30 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 34.00% 15.87% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 10
Median daily rate £388 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £280 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £472 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% +29.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing MCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Crawley

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Crawley

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Crawley