Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 145 140
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing MCP 1 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.029% 0.50% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.084% 1.32% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 30
Hampshire median daily rate - £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.67% +25.00%
South East median daily rate £350 £320 £355
% change year-on-year +9.38% -9.86% +24.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £16.00
South East median hourly rate £16.12 £22.28 £21.00
% change year-on-year -27.67% +6.10% +23.53%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,194 1,368 1,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.29% 37.80% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 913 1,040
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £220 £280 £265
90th Percentile £532 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £402 £408 £400
% change year-on-year -1.47% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 86 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -12.35% +164.30%
10th Percentile £18.30 £12.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.09 £49.73 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.24% -34.01% +105.88%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Hampshire

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Hampshire

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Hampshire

MCP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 - -
MCP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) iManage

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) iManage
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft