Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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 Professional (MCP)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +46
Contract jobs citing MCP 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.68% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Northampton median daily rate £150 - -
Northamptonshire median daily rate £150 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northampton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 78 70 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 16.35% 11.80% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 52 40
Northampton median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £159 £110 £213
90th Percentile £488 £450 £539
Northamptonshire median daily rate £356 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -10.94% - +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Northampton median hourly rate - £15.13 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.33% +23.47%
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £13.63 £18.52
% change year-on-year - -26.43% +23.47%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Northampton

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Northampton

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MCP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 6 (75.00%) PLM
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) IT Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 6 (75.00%) PLM
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft