Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 July 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)
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +12
Contract jobs citing MCP 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.99% 9.26% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 21.28% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Woking median daily rate - - £294
Surrey median daily rate £228 £175 £263
% change year-on-year +30.00% -33.33% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -29.41% +21.43% -

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 Woking.

Academic & Professional Certification
Woking
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40 47 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 26.49% 43.52% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 13
Woking median daily rate £380 £450 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +69.81% -27.40%
10th Percentile £185 £300 £203
90th Percentile £481 £600 £348
Surrey median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Woking median hourly rate - - £17.22
Surrey median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -58.89% +12.50% +86.05%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Woking

MCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCP in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Woking region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCDST
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCDST
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft