Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing MCTS 0 0 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - - 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 21
Hampshire median daily rate - - £320
South East median daily rate £388 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +3.33% +17.19% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
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 1,298 1,209 1,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.44% 34.52% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 683 918
Hampshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £298 £220 £280
90th Percentile £588 £537 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £409
% change year-on-year +5.59% -1.59% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 46 85
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.38 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +6.67% -11.97%
10th Percentile £18.25 £18.30 £12.50
90th Percentile £62.88 £48.09 £49.78
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year +50.00% +7.11% -33.31%

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