Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 85 67
Contract jobs citing MCP 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.084% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.51% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate - - £225
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £101 £225
% change year-on-year +208.64% -55.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.57 £13.00
% change year-on-year -2.51% +12.04% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 140 197 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.09% 16.61% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 134 150
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.69% +17.21% -
10th Percentile £248 £305 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +7.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £16.00 £16.75 £10.83
90th Percentile £36.45 £24.00 £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year -0.74% -6.24% -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in South Yorkshire

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in South Yorkshire

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in South Yorkshire