Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing MCP 1 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 0.35% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 - -
South Wales median daily rate £350 - £585

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 Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 184 122 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 64.79% 54.95% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 86
10th Percentile £236 £298 £181
25th Percentile £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £550 £527 £549
90th Percentile £620 £590 £605
South Wales median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 5 14
10th Percentile £12.59 £18.85 £26.29
25th Percentile £15.79 £21.25 "
Median hourly rate £21.86 £22.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.84% -46.43% -
75th Percentile £27.73 £23.75 "
90th Percentile £42.00 " £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £19.96 £22.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -10.31% -42.58% +105.35%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Newport

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MCP in Newport.

Daily rate trend for MCP in Newport

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MCP in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for MCP in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Availability Management

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Availability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy