Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 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
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank - 19 -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 11 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport - 5.73% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - £192 -
South Wales median daily rate £130 £192 -
% change year-on-year -32.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £23.20 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £23.40 -

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 227 104 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 63.59% 54.17% 48.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 69 112
10th Percentile £270 £216 £229
25th Percentile £463 £400 £391
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £460
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% -3.16%
75th Percentile £613 £525 £525
90th Percentile £650 £553 £550
South Wales median daily rate £509 £425 £455
% change year-on-year +19.65% -6.59% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 5
10th Percentile £20.75 £16.31 £11.57
25th Percentile £45.63 £17.15 £13.17
Median hourly rate £46.25 £22.18 £41.00
Median % change year-on-year +108.52% -45.90% +178.82%
75th Percentile £47.40 £24.10 £42.00
90th Percentile - £24.96 -
South Wales median hourly rate £46.25 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year +105.56% -17.43% +81.67%

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