The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £248
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £13.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+116.98% -15.20%
MCITP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.91% 10.51% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 28
Average daily rate £450 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCITP across the Bedfordshire region.

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle