Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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 Technology Specialist (MCTS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 83
Contract jobs citing MCTS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate £300 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

MCTS 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 231 450 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 35.16% 49.23% 52.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 242 286
Gloucestershire median daily rate £430 £411 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.56% -0.30% +1.85%
10th Percentile £194 £228 £235
90th Percentile £663 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.56% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.91% - -32.10%
10th Percentile £16.79 £14.60 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.45 £44.48 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing MCTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in Gloucestershire

MCTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCTS in Gloucestershire