Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MCTS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 151 190
Contract jobs citing MCTS 0 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.54% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 1
Hampshire median daily rate - £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +24.12%
South East median daily rate £375 £320 £355
% change year-on-year +17.19% -9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £46.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £46.50 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1267 1475 1842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.77% 37.99% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 986 1101
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +4.76%
10th Percentile £211 £266 £269
90th Percentile £525 £538 £522
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 84 73
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £18.92 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £51.75 £49.75
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -8.65% -11.00% +81.76%

MCTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCTS in Hampshire

MCTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCTS in Hampshire

MCTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCTS in Hampshire