Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 August 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +85
Contract jobs citing MCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate £123 £160 £209
% change year-on-year -23.44% -23.54% -29.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £31.00 - £22.00

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 408 521 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.36% 39.00% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 313 328
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +10.39% -1.28%
10th Percentile £331 £287 £263
90th Percentile £588 £593 £560
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 14
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.38 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.67% +22.95% +100.00%
10th Percentile £33.03 £31.10 £20.98
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -5.36%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Wiltshire

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Wiltshire

MCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCP in Wiltshire

MCP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Swindon - 2 - - 1
MCP
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Tech Ops
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Application Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec