Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 57 57
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -
Contract jobs citing MCP 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.88% 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.89% 4.35% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Warwickshire median daily rate - £388 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +216.33% -
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £124
% change year-on-year +7.14% +182.83% -58.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 - £13.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 - £13.00

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 101 92 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 17.24% 14.51% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 75
Warwickshire median daily rate £470 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £268 £238 £245
90th Percentile £575 £572 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £408 £375
% change year-on-year +0.61% +8.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 6
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £32.50 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.23% +128.67% -54.79%
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.00% +16.28% -27.90%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Warwickshire

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Warwickshire

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Warwickshire

MCP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 3 - -
MCP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 11 (100.00%) Google
1 11 (100.00%) MCDST
1 11 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 11 (100.00%) NVQ Level 3
1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Apple
1 11 (100.00%) Break/Fix

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Break/Fix
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 11 (100.00%) MCDST
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Apple
1 11 (100.00%) Google