The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 24 September 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 65 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 0.69% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +8.65%
MCITP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 145 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.79% 20.06% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 81 80
Median daily rate £400 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £183 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) DTS
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Auditing
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) MCAD
5 1 (20.00%) MCSD
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Database Manager
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) DBA Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) MCAD
4 1 (20.00%) MCSD
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) HP