Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 166 157
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 -5
Contract jobs citing MCP 2 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.054% 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.86% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 20
Hampshire median daily rate £135 £330 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.09% +2.09% +148.65%
10th Percentile £128 £287 £256
90th Percentile £143 £421 £391
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £285
% change year-on-year +3.85% +14.04% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £16.00
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.35
% change year-on-year -24.99% -0.08% +35.54%

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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1419 1741 1683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 38.52% 40.86% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 815 1118 995
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £378 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +1.34% +2.76%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £525 £525 £502
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +2.38% +4.99% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 56 63
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £44.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.61% +171.21% -58.75%
10th Percentile £15.08 £12.50 £10.88
90th Percentile £53.38 £58.75 £43.65
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +7.14%

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 25 July 2017. 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 -12 1 £135 -48.08%
Portsmouth - 1 - -
MCP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) iManage
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

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 (50.00%) InfoPath
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Android Tester
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) iManage