The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 46 - 47
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MCP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.50% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £263
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.75 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.71 £13.00
% change year-on-year -10.24% +28.55%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 61 85 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 15.33% 15.21% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 40
Median daily rate £359 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.31% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing MCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) MCSA
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
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