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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 106 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing MCITP 15 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 1.14% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 4.33% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 8
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £268
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +37.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +20.68%
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
605 716 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.81% 26.40% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 297 278
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +146.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.59 £11.50 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £90.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading -13 12 £425 - 4
MCITP
South East

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) Windows
4 19 (76.00%) MS Office
5 15 (60.00%) MCSE
6 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (52.00%) MCDST
7 12 (48.00%) Office 365
7 12 (48.00%) Skype
8 11 (44.00%) MCTS
9 10 (40.00%) ITIL
9 10 (40.00%) German Language
10 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (32.00%) Service Management
12 7 (28.00%) Degree
12 7 (28.00%) French Language
12 7 (28.00%) Customer Engagement
13 6 (24.00%) DHCP
13 6 (24.00%) DNS
14 5 (20.00%) WSUS
15 4 (16.00%) Citrix
15 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 4 (16.00%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (16.00%) SCCM
16 3 (12.00%) Dutch Language
16 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
16 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
16 3 (12.00%) BitLocker

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (76.00%) MS Office
2 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CCM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Skype
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 10 (40.00%) German Language
2 7 (28.00%) French Language
3 3 (12.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Products Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Product Support
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Trainer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) ERP
8 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.00%) ITSM
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.00%) Presales
8 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (60.00%) MCSE
3 13 (52.00%) MCDST
4 11 (44.00%) MCTS
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 2 (8.00%) MCSA
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (12.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) WSUS
2 4 (16.00%) SCCM
3 3 (12.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.00%) BT
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Polycom
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per day + Circa £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per day + Circa £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago