The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 110 110 118
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing MCITP 13 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 1.67% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
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£320 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.50 £16.09
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -9.88%
MCITP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
627 717 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.50% 28.50% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 306 237
Average daily rate £375 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 11 12
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.53 £17.07 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Berkshire region.

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 6 £398 -
Reading -10 3 £126 -68.43% 10
Slough - 2 - -
MCITP
South East

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (90.32%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) DNS
5 16 (51.61%) MCTS
6 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 15 (48.39%) MCSE
7 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
8 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
9 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (32.26%) Degree
10 9 (29.03%) Firewall
10 9 (29.03%) Cisco
10 9 (29.03%) Office 365
11 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
11 8 (25.81%) ITIL
11 8 (25.81%) SMTP
11 8 (25.81%) LAN
11 8 (25.81%) WAN
11 8 (25.81%) Service Management
12 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (22.58%) CCNA
12 7 (22.58%) Citrix
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (22.58%) Customer Engagement
13 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
13 6 (19.35%) VPN
13 6 (19.35%) MPLS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Lync
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (6.45%) GroupWise
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP CCM
1 2 (6.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 8 (25.81%) SMTP
4 6 (19.35%) HTTP
4 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) MPLS
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) IMAP
7 2 (6.45%) Skype
7 2 (6.45%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
1 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Field Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.23%) Online Games
4 1 (3.23%) Kindle
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Patch Management
7 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
7 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Coaching
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.45%) ITSM
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
8 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (51.61%) MCTS
3 15 (48.39%) MCSE
4 10 (32.26%) Degree
5 7 (22.58%) CCNA
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (16.13%) MCSA
8 4 (12.90%) MCP
9 3 (9.68%) MCDST
10 2 (6.45%) MOS
10 2 (6.45%) MCDBA
11 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
3 4 (12.90%) WSUS
4 3 (9.68%) HP SIM
5 2 (6.45%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.45%) Nagios
5 2 (6.45%) SCOM
6 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) McAfee
7 5 (16.13%) Symantec
8 3 (9.68%) EMC
8 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.45%) Lotus
9 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
9 2 (6.45%) Websense
9 2 (6.45%) BT
9 2 (6.45%) CA
9 2 (6.45%) Novell
9 2 (6.45%) SAP
9 2 (6.45%) HP
10 1 (3.23%) Veritas
10 1 (3.23%) SurfControl
10 1 (3.23%) Postini
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